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Russia and Ukraine Sign Grain Export Deal
  IEA Chief Says Europe Must Cut Gas Use by 20% to Survive Winter
  Lukashenko Says Ukraine War Must End to Avoid Nuclear 'Abyss'
Pelosi: Designate Russia a State Sponsor of Terror
  US Will Gain Nothing by Declaring Russia a Terror State: Experts
Pelosi Says Biden Hasn't Warned Her Not to Go to Taiwan
Iraq Demands Turkey Withdraw Military After Resort Strike
Israeli Airstrikes Kill 5 Syrian Soldiers Near Damascus
item Biden Ripped for $1 Billion UAE Arms Deal Days After Khashoggi Lawyer Sentenced  by Brett Wilkins
item Want to Help Iran's Reformers? Revive the Nuclear Deal  by Muhammad Sahimi
item Israeli Apartheid: The Power of the Frame, the Shame of the Name  by Robert Herbst
item Joe Biden Grovels to the Saudis  by Doug Bandow
item A Veteran Explains Why People Aren't Joining the Military  by John Vaughn
item Media Support 'Self-Determination' for US Allies, Not Enemies  by Gregory Shupak

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Putin and MbS Discuss Oil Less Than Week After Biden Visit to Saudi Arabia
UK's Supreme Court to Hear Scottish Independence Case in October
Cybersecurity Firm Says Israeli Spyware Behind New Attack on Journalists
US State Dept Approves $2 Billion in Arms Sales to Four Countries
Russia Pounds Major Ukrainian City After Expanding War Aims
US, Allies Weigh Providing Ukraine Fighter Jets to Counter Russia
UK Boosts Arms Supply to Ukraine With More Anti-Tank Weapons
Ukraine's Zelensky Says Report He Is Ill Is Fake News by Russian Hackers
Russian Foreign Ministry: No Contact With US on Ukraine Peace Talks
Putin and MbS Discuss Oil Less Than Week After Biden Visit to Saudi Arabia
'Everything Is Fine': Kremlin Dismisses Putin Illness Rumors
CIA Chief Says There Is No Evidence Putin's Health Is Suffering
Russia's Justice Ministry Asks Court to Dissolve the Country's Branch of Jewish Agency
Russian Oil and Gas
Kremlin Says Russia Is Reliable Gas Supplier, Blames Europe for Problems
Russia Resumes Gas Supplies to Europe Via Nord Stream 1
Hungary Foreign Minister in Moscow for Gas Supply Talks
Spain, Portugal, Greece Reject EU 15% Gas Usage Cut
The World & Ukraine/Russia
Germany Warned Canada It Might Have to Cut Off Aid to Ukraine Without Pipeline Turbine Stranded in Montreal
Europe's Central Bank Backs Larger-Than-Expected Rate Hike
South Korean Officials Say Major Sale of Weapons to Poland Is Imminent
China's Top Chipmaker Achieves Breakthrough Despite US Curbs
Pelosi Declines to Discuss Any Taiwan Travel, Citing Security
Beijing Warns US of 'Forceful' Reply to Taiwan Visit by Pelosi
China's Imports of Russian LNG Jump 29% So Far This Year While Beijing's Trade With Other Countries Decline
EU Wants Good Ties With Beijing, but Will Still Stand With Taiwan, Top Lawmaker Says
Taiwan's Concerns on Speed of Arms Sales Will Be Conveyed to US, Says Ex-US Defense Secretary
US 'Urgently Working' to Address Concerns About Afghan Frozen Funds: Price
Hanafi: Some Taliban Members Not Implementing Leader's Orders
Taliban Reacts to UN's Human Rights Report
Afghan Clerics, Elders at Kunar Meeting Call to Reopen Girls' Schools
Sri Lanka
Ranil Wickremesinghe Sworn in as Sri Lankan President Amid Unrest
Sri Lanka's New President to Appoint Ally of Ousted Rajapaksa as PM: Sources
Sri Lanka Police Arrest Nine People After Raid at Protest Camp
Japan Warns of Rising Security Threats in Annual Defense Report
Indonesian President to Visit China Next Week, Will Meet With Xi
Rights Group Says Hundreds Remain Jailed Over Uzbekistan Unrest
The War at Home
US Air Force's New Nuclear Bomb Program to Be Audited by Military Watchdog
Pentagon Renames UFO Office, Expands Mission to Include 'Transmedium' Objects
WhatsApp Co-Founder Donates $2 Million to Pro-Israel Super PAC
Marines Pause Amphibious Combat Vehicle Waterborne Operations Following Rollover in California High Surf
US Sailors Waiting Months for Separation Orders, With Bills Growing and Lives Put on Hold
Israeli Settlers Raid Palestinian Land, Set Up Outpost
Israeli Police Remove All Settler Activists From Illegal Outpost, Ending Massive Campaign
Palestinians Fear Revenge Attacks After Settler Outposts Removal
A Palestinian Tribe Is Uprooted for the Seventh Time
Israeli Soldier Indicted for Stealing Palestinians' Phone, Cash During West Bank Raid
Israel Detains Cancer-Stricken Palestinian in Overnight Raid
Netanyahu Denies Blame for Deadly Stampede
Israeli Military Launches Major Engineering Drive to Strengthen Defenses Along West Bank Barrier
Iraq Daily Roundup: 6 Killed
Mass Protests as Turkey Denies Carrying Out Deadly Attack on North Iraq Resort
Iraq Summons Turkish Ambassador Over Zakho Deadly Bombardment
Middle East
Iran Signs Memorandum With Russian Energy Giant
Erdogan Accuses US of Training Terrorists to Attack Turkey
In Syria, a Poor Wheat Harvest Adds to Food Worries
Cameras to Replace Peacekeepers at Red Sea Tiran, Sanafir Islands
Somalia's Al Shabaab Group in Rare Attack Near Ethiopia Border
Street Cleaners of Mogadishu: Doing Somalia's Riskiest Job
Tunisian President's Backers Say 'Yes' to Proposed Constitution
Algeria Arrests Former Tunisian Intelligence Chief, Hands Him Over to Tunisia
Dozens of Malawians Arrested in Anti-'Selective Justice' Protests
Protests in Mauritania as Government Hikes Fuel Prices
One Sudan Pro-Democracy Protester Shot Dead: Medics
Egyptians to Be Charged Prohibitive Entry Fee to Nile's Corniche Walkway
Italy's President Dissolves Parliament, Calls Snap Election
Belgium Votes in Favor of Prisoner Swap Treaty With Iran
US Open to Discussing Colombia Trade Deal With Next President
Colombia, Japan Conduct First-Ever Naval Exercise
18 Killed in Latest Deadly Police Raid in Rio De Janeiro
Lula da Silva Confirmed as Brazil Party's Presidential Candidate
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