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Blasts Hit Air Bases Deep Inside Russia, 3 Killed
Macron: Russia Needs Security Guarantees
  Ukraine Hits Russian Orthodox Clerics With Sanctions
  Russia Rejects EU's $60 Oil Price Cap
Rep. Smith: Oversight Calls Are 'Russian Prop.'
  Nigerian President: Weapons From Ukraine Are Winding Up in Africa
  Raytheon Gets $1.2B to Produce Air Defense System for Ukraine
Pentagon 'Aligning' Its Budget to Face China
Files Expose Twitter's Handling of Hunter Biden Laptop Story
item The Ukraine War: Cracks in Unexpected Places  by Ted Snider
item Plenty to Uncover on CIA-Backed Spying That Violated Privacy of Assange Visitors  by Kevin Gosztola
item Americans Dumbed Down on Russia  by Ray McGovern
item Let's Put the Pentagon's China Report in Context  by William D. Hartung

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