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Putin Escalates War, Issues Nuclear Threat to West
  At UN, Biden Says Russia Can't Take a Country's Territory by Force
  Baltic States Will Not Give Refuge to Russians Fleeing Mobilization
  European Govts Spend Half a Trillion Euros on Energy Crisis
China Hawks Happy Over Biden Taiwan Comments
  NATO: China's Role in Ukraine War Shows Why It Is a 'Challenge'
Raisi Says Iran Ready for Deal, Questions US Commitment
US Bombs Somalia, Says 27 Al-Shabaab Fighters Killed
Iraq's Oil Ministry Warns Firms Not to Buy Oil From Kurds
Rep. Tlaib Demands Action on Journalist Murdered by Israel
item What in the Hell Was Washington Thinking?  by David Stockman
item Stop the Escalatory Ladder in Ukraine, We Want to Get Off  by James Carden
item Brainwashed for War With Russia  by Ray McGovern
item Putin: Lessons From Childhood  by Ted Snider

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