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Xi Tells Biden: Current Situation Benefits No One
  SE Asian Leaders Don't Want Region to Be Frontline for Cold War
Blinken, Sullivan Oppose Milley's Diplomacy Push
  Top Zelensky Advisor Threatens War With Iran
  Ukraine Plans to Create 'Israel-Like' Arms Industry
  Yellen: Some Sanctions Will Stay on Russia After War in Ukraine
Israel Attacks Major Air Base in Syria's Homs, Two Killed
AFRICOM Says 17 Al-Shabaab Killed in Somalia Airstrike
Docs: FBI Came Close To Deploying Pegasus Spyware
item Congress Opens Floodgates for Major Ground War on Russia  by Medea Benjamin & Nicolas JS Davies
item WaPo's Josh Rogin: Republicans Responsible for Ukraine Loss  by Daniel McAdams
item Checking in on China-Russia Relations  by Ted Snider
item No, Calling for Diplomacy Is Not a 'Westsplaining'  by Branko Marcetic

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The World & Ukraine/Russia
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Timeline of Major Attacks in Turkey Since 2015
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UN General Assembly's Fourth Committee Adopts Four Resolutions in Favor of Palestine
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Israel Fears Stronger Support for BDS After UN Decision
Israel's Netanyahu Officially Tapped to Form Government
Palestinian Leader Says He Must Deal With Netanyahu Despite No Peace Prospects
Two Palestinian Children Injured by Israeli Gunfire in Bethlehem, Al-Bireh
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Scores of Settlers Break Into Al-Aqsa Mosque
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Taiwan Says Chinese Fighter Jets Fly Near Island
IMF Chief Warns on US-China Rivalry, Calls Trump-Era Tariffs Counterproductive
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Egypt Detains Family of Activist as Police Prevent Protests
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