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US 'Blocked' Early Attempt at Russia-Ukraine Deal
  Biden Offered Putin 20% of Ukraine to End War
  Germany Open to Idea That a Western Country Attacked Nord Stream
US Announced Longer-Range Rockets for Ukraine
  Ukraine to Replace Defense Minister After Corruption Scandal
  Ukraine Army Discipline Crackdown Sparks Fear, Fury on the Front
Pentagon: Chinese Balloons Traveled Over the US Before

Iraq Urges US to Scale Back Dollar Restrictions

GOP Rep. Mike Rogers: Pentagon Cuts Are on the Table
Thousands Dead as 7.8 Quake Hits Turkey/Syria Border
Facebook Protects Nazis to Protect Ukraine Proxy War  by Bryce Greene
Top Bush Lawyer Admits Gitmo Military Commissions 'Doomed From the Start'  by Brett Wilkins
item The Missed Opportunities of the War in Ukraine  by Ted Snider
item Washington Inflates the China Balloon Threat  by Jake Werner

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Israel's Military 'Justice' System Is Turning in on Itself
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'Palestine Reliving Events That Led to Second Intifada': CIA Chief
Israel Rearrests Senior Palestinian Islamic Jihad Member Khader Adnan
Israel Extremists Storm Al-Aqsa With Police Protection
Israel Probes Legality of US Giving Artifact to Palestinians
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Gunmen Kidnap Iraqi Environmental Activist: Family
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Middle East
Iran's Supreme Leader Pardons 'Tens of Thousands' of Prisoners
Qatar Boosts Influence in Lebanon Amid Multiple Crises
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Officials: 13-Year-Old Killed by Landmine in Yemen Port City
Sudan Demands UN Immediately Lift Arms Embargo
Sudan Political, Civil Groups Slam Israel Normalization Move
Pope Makes Final Appeal for Peace at End of South Sudan Trip
DR Congo
East African Leaders Urge Ceasefire in Eastern DR Congo
UN Peacekeeper Killed in Attack on Helicopter in DR Congo
Ethiopia's PM Meets Tigray Leaders for First Time Since War
Mali Expels UN Mission's Human Rights Chief
African Union Troops Demand Pay Arrears as Somalia Mission Nears End
More Than 40 Killed in Nigeria as Gunmen and Vigilantes Clash
Latin America
Brazil Sinks Aircraft Carrier in Atlantic Despite Pollution Risk
Colombian Military Spots Balloon-Like Object in Its Airspace
Peru Extends State of Emergency After Months of Deadly Protests
Iran to Begin 'Major Revamp' of Venezuela's Largest Oil Refinery Within Weeks
Ukraine's Forces Still Hold Bilohorivka, Last Part of Luhansk Region: Governor
Ukraine Will Fight for Bakhmut 'As Long as We Can': Zelensky
Ukraine May Get Old Leopard 1 Tanks From German Stocks
Zelensky Says Situation in Ukraine's East 'Getting Tougher'
Ukraine Power Substation Fire Leaves Odesa's Grid on the Brink
Five Injured in Rocket Attacks on Ukraine's 2nd-Largest City
Ukraine's Zelensky Urges Olympic Sponsors to Keep Russia Out of Games
Germany May Repurchase Artillery Systems From Qatar to Send to Ukraine
Russia Applies More Pressure, Fierce Fighting in Donetsk: Zelensky
Russian Envoy Says 1,890 Russian 'Instructors' Are in Central African Republic
Russia Says Ukraine Planning to Blow Up Buildings in False Flag Operation
Russia, Ukraine Swap Prisoners as Battle for Bakhmut Rages
Indian Refiners Purchase Russian Crude in Emirati Currency
Europe Bans Russian Diesel, Other Oil Products Over Ukraine
Russian Businessman Ordered to Forfeit $5.4 Million to US, Ukraine May Get Funds
Thousands of Danes Protest Canceling Public Holiday to Pay for Increased Defense Spending
Royal Navy Sailors Hospitalized After Drinking Water on Ship
Norway Wants to Buy Dozens of Leopard 2 Tanks From Germany
US Ambassador's Views on Hungary 'Irrelevant,' Minister Says
Mujahid: Saudi Diplomats Left Afghanistan for 'Training'
Dutch Govt Agrees to Pay Afghan Survivors of 2007 Attack in Uruzgan
Pakistani Former President Pervez Musharraf Dies Aged 79
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Pakistani Troops Kill Two Militants in Raid Near Afghan Border

China Condemns US Military Strike on Suspected Spy Balloon

China Plays Down Blinken's Canceled Visit Over Balloon
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Doug Bandow
When Federal Interest Payments Come To Exceed the Military Budget: Time To Stop Defending the Rest of the World

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Dave DeCamp
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