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Russia: Providing F-16s to Ukraine a 'Colossal Risk'
  Russia's Wagner Claims Bakhmut; Kyiv Says Situation Critical
  US 'Overvalued' Arms Sent to Ukraine by $3 Billion
  US General: Iron Dome System Ready for Deployment to Ukraine
US Set for Ukraine War to Become a Frozen Conflict
  NATO to Draw Up Russia War Plans for First Time Since Cold War
  Ukraine Tells China It Won't Cede Territory for Peace Deal
UK Confirms Ukraine Used Storm Shadow Missiles
  Revealed: Russian Neo-Nazi Leader Obtained UK Missiles in Ukraine
Pentagon Doesn't Know Who It Killed in Syria Drone Strike
House Democrats Tell Biden to Support Ending Yemen War

US Military Will Access Ports, Airport in Papua New Guinea

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United Kingdom
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UK and Norway Agree Cooperation to Counter Undersea Threats
Kremlin Says Freezing of Finland's Bank Accounts in Russia Was Forced Retaliatory Step
German Lawmakers Approve $1.7 Billion Purchase of 50 Puma Infantry Vehicles
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Iran's President Warns Taliban to Take Water Rights Issue Seriously
Imran Khan Says Pakistan Govt, Army 'Scared I Will Win Election'
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Pakistani Police Surround Imran Khan's Home, Claim Former Leader Is Hiding Suspects in Recent Riots
Pakistan's Imran Khan Says He Won't Join Corruption Probe
Pakistan Faces $18 Billion Fine Over Iran Gas Pipeline Delayed by US Sanctions
Australia Offers Drones to Philippine Coast Guard for Stronger Border Patrols
Philippines' Military Chief Visits Remote Islands Near Disputed Spratlys
Japan, UK Renew Security Ties, Aircraft Carrier to Deploy in 2025
G-7 Hiroshima Summit: Who's Attending, What Will Be Discussed?
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China Asks Foreign Embassies to Avoid 'Propaganda' in Apparent Reference to Pro-Ukrainian Displays
India Arrests Freelance Journalist, Ex-Navy Officer for Espionage
New Zealand Unveils Defense Budget, With Army in the Lead
New Thai Government 'Firmly Taking Shape', Potential PM Says
Palestinian Shop Owners in Jerusalem's Old City Forced to Close Ahead of 'Flag March'
Israeli Settlers and Politicians Storm Al-Aqsa Ahead of Far-Right March
Palestinians Assaulted as Israeli Ministers Join Divisive 'Flag March'
Israel Fires on Palestinians Protesting 'Flag March' in Gaza
Israel, Netherlands Sign $305 Million Defense Export Deal: Ministry
In Haifa, Israel Sells Palestinian Homes as Luxury Real Estate
Palestinian PM Denounces Israeli Flag March as 'Absurd'
38 Palestinians Injured as Israeli Troops Storm Nablus
Israeli Minister Threatens to Assassinate Top Hamas Leader Yahya Sinwar
Israeli Forces Injure 14-Year-Old Palestinian Minor Near Bethlehem
Turkish Opposition Candidate Kilicdaroglu Promises to Expel All Refugees
Erdogan's Campaign Thinks Inclusivity Key to a Comfortable Win in Turkish Elections
Turkey Slams US for Sending Warship to Cyprus
Middle East
Syria's Assad Arrives in Saudi Arabia in First Visit Since War
Russia to Modernize Iran's Outdated Oil and Gas Industry
Informal Dollarization of Lebanon's Economy Curtails Recovery: World Bank
A Second Exile: Sudanese Refugees Flee Again to Destitute Chad
Witnesses Recount Gunmen's Raid on Church in Sudan's Capital
Heavy Fighting in Sudan's Capital as Food Aid Needs Grow
Thousands Displaced, 85 People Killed in Central Nigeria Clashes
UN Warns That Urgent Funding Needed to Avert Catastrophic Hunger in Northeast Nigeria
Chad Says Troops Killed 'Bandits' in Operation With Central African Republic
Moroccan Parliament Forms 'Israeli Friendship' Group
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The War at Home
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