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Updated September 12, 2022 - 9:17 PM EDT
Russia Pulls Back From Kharkiv as Ukraine Gains
  Ukraine Makes Fresh Pitch to West for More Weapons After Gains
  US Warns of Sanctions for Buyers Not Abiding Russian Oil Price Cap
  EU Backs Off Russian Energy Price Cap
Israel Says No Iran Deal Before US Midterms
  Iran Says European Statement on Nuclear Deal Talks 'Unconstructive'
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