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Ukrainian Intelligence Says It's Trying to Kill Putin
  US Officials Say Ukraine Was Behind Drone Attack on Kremlin
  US Says Probing Reports of US Equipment Used in Belgorod Raid
Russia Warship Attacked Near Bosphorus Strait
  Prigozhin Says 20,000 Wagner Fighters Killed in Bakhmut Battle
Russia-China Ties 'Unprecedented High' Due to US
CENTCOM Lied About Syria Drone That Killed Civilian
'CIA Does Not Know' if Israel Plans to Bomb Iran
US Eyes New Military Base in Iraq's Oil-Rich Region
US Pushing Israel on Saudi Normalization
item British Warmongering Is Driving Europe Towards Catastrophe in Ukraine  by Jonathan Cook
item Arms Industry's Price Gouging Shows How Greed Trumps National Interest  by William Hartung
item Journey to St. Petersburg, Moscow, & Crimea  by Dan Kovalik & Rick Sterling
item A Few Thousand Years of Chinese Foreign Policy (in a Nutshell)  by Joseph Solis-Mullen

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Israeli Military Court Sentences Three Soldiers to Prison for Abusing Palestinian Man, Obstructing Probe
Israel Says It Retaliated Against Shots Fired From Syria
Body of Palestinian Fisherman Struck by an Egyptian Gunboat Found Off Gaza Coast
Israel to Deny Early Release of Terminally Ill Palestinian Prisoner
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Israeli President Rushed Off Soccer Pitch After Crowd Gets Rowdy
European Banks Begin Severing Correspondent Relations With Lebanon
Prominent Egyptian Rights Activist Briefly Detained in Lebanon
Erdogan Threatens to 'Erase' Opposition From Turkish Politics
'Totally Transactional': US-Turkey Ties Unlikely to Reset After Election
Middle East
Iran's Nuclear Chief Says Tehran to Cooperate With Inspectors on 'New Activities'
Iraq Daily Roundup: Six Killed
Key Aid Group Says Taliban Signals Exemption for Women in Southern Heartland
Bodies of 18 Afghan Migrants Who Died From Suffocation While Being Smuggled Into Bulgaria Get Repatriated
Direct Flights Between Afghanistan and China Resume
'Taliban Have to Earn Legitimacy' for Intl Recognition: US State Dept. Spokesman
Afghan Assets Must Be Released to Revive Economy: Pakistan's UN Envoy
Soldiers Among Four Killed in Northwest Pakistan Suicide Bombing
Pakistan Considering Banning Imran Khan's Party: Defense Minister
Pakistan's Ex-Premier Imran Khan Softens Demand for Snap Vote Amid Crackdown on Party
China's New Ambassador to US Admits 'Challenges' in Relations
China 'Not in US Ballgame' in Middle East, Top Official Says
Bangladeshis Who Undermine Elections May Be Restricted From US: Blinken
Australia's PM Fetes India's Modi, Sidesteps Questions on Rights Record
Indonesia's Megawati Questions Plan for Regional Military Commands: 'Are We Going to War?'
US Signs Agreement to Continue Micronesia Assistance Under Strategic Pact
Ex-Nepal Ministers Among 30 Charged in US-Bound Refugee Scam
Latin America
Argentina in Talks to Expand China Currency Swap Line, Source Says
Pegasus Spyware Found on Phone of Mexico's Ayotzinapa Investigator
Satellite Images Show Scale of Destruction in Ukraine's Bakhmut
Ukraine Moves Closer to Corruption Trial of Former Tax Chief
Japan Set to Donate 100 Military Vehicles to Ukraine
EU Says 200,000 Shells Sent to Ukraine Under Ammo Plan
Norway Says It Will Help Train Ukrainian Pilots on F-16 Jets
Netherlands Wants to Give Ukrainian Pilots F-16 Training as Soon as Possible
Ukraine Foreign Minister Urges African Nations to Ditch Neutrality in Russia War
Arms Flow 30% Faster to Ukraine as US Relearns Cold-War Skills
Older People Account for a Third of Ukraine's War Victims: UN
Europe Can't Get Latin America Onboard With Supporting Ukraine
Russia to Move Newest Nuclear Sub to Pacific in August
Russia Criticized at UN as More Civilians Killed in War Zones
Russia Intercepts Two US Bombers Over Baltic Sea
Crimean Bridge Re-Opens After 'Exercises', Russian-Backed Official Says

'Where Is the Logic?': Georgia Will Not Sanction Russia, Says PM

Czech Republic
Panzer Bonanza: Czech Republic Joins Berlin's Leopard Upgrade Push
Czech Republic Moves Closer to Severing All Energy Ties With Russia
Bulgaria's Defense Spending Up to $10.9 Billion in Next Five Years
Finland Says Russia Set to Terminate Agreement on Military Visits
France Bans Short-Haul Flights in Effort to Fight Climate Change
Germany to Buy Leopard Tanks, Howitzers to Make Up for Ukraine Supplies
Greece Appoints Caretaker PM Ahead of June Repeat Election
Oshkosh Delivers Third Batch of Joint Light Tactical Vehicles to Lithuania
World's Biggest Warship Visits Oslo, Angering Russia
Polish Ruling Party Wants Commission to Investigate Russian Influence; Critics Fear Witch Hunt
Switzerland Takes Step Towards Sale of 25 Leopard-2 Tanks Back to Germany
Clashes Reported in Khartoum on Second Day of Ceasefire
Sudan Conflict Displaces Over 1.3 Million, Including Some 320k to Neighboring Countries
DR Congo Files Second Complaint to ICC Against Rwanda Army, M23 Rebels
Egyptian Prisoners Launch Collective Hunger Strike
IMF Agrees $ 1 Billion Loan to Cash-Strapped Kenya
Over One Million People Displaced in Four Months in Somalia
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Prominent Algerian Opposition Figure Arrested Again
The War at Home
DHS Unveils Department-Wide Body Camera Policy for First Amendment Activities
Air Force Wants to Load Up B-1B Lancer With More Bombs Than Ever
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