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Biden, McCarthy OK $886 Billion Military Budget
US Won't Discuss American Detained in Ukraine
  Gen. Milley: Ukraine Should Not Use US Equipment to Attack Russia
  Zelensky Asks Ukrainian Parliament to Sanction Iran for 50 Years
Russia Summons US Diplomat for Crimea Comment
  Russia Condemns Sen. Graham's Comments on Dead Russians
Taiwan Says in Talks on US Nuclear Umbrella
US Airstrike in Somalia Targets Al-Shabaab
South Yemen Intensifies Push for Secession
US, EU Scold Kosovo for Escalating Tensions With Serbia
Erdogan Claims Victory in Turkey's Presidential Runoff
item Drones Over the Kremlin: Is Ukraine Trying to Assassinate Putin?  by Ted Snider
item No Security Guarantee for the Saudis  by Doug Bandow
item Memorial Day: Honor the Fallen by Ending Wars  by Jonathan Grotefendt
item Time to End the FBI's FISA Follies  by Patrick Eddington

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US, Saudi Arabia Call for Warring Sides in Sudan to Extend 'Imperfect' Ceasefire
UK Study of 1948 Israeli Massacre of Palestinian Village Reveals Mass Grave Sites
New Sanctions Against Russia Stuck in Limbo Over Greek-Hungarian Protest
Russian Forces Intercept Two British Storm Shadow Missiles: Defense Ministry
Russia Launched 'Largest Drone Attack' on Ukrainian Capital
Russia Thwarts Drone Attack on Krasnodar Oil Refinery, Officials Say
Explosion Damages Russian Oil Pipeline Building Near Belarus Border
Russian Gunmaker Kalashnikov Upgrades AK-12 Design to Suit Ukraine War, State Media Reports
Russia Offers Support to Somalian Army in Fight Against Terrorist Groups
Market Data Suggest Russia Isn't Cutting Oil Production as Promised
US-Sanctioned Russian Bank CEO Hails Yuan Use While Decrying Dollar Weaponization
Ukraine Asks Germany for Air-to-Surface Missiles: Ministry
Ukrainians, Fighting Outside Bakhmut, See Mercenaries Withdrawing
Germany: Sanctioned Russian Oligarch Wins Rare Legal Battle Over Property Searches
Germany to Remove at Least 100 Staff From Its Missions in Russia
German Parliament Authorizes One-Year Extension to Mali Troop Deployment
Germany Says Russia Set to Expel German Diplomats, Teachers, Cultural Staff
Germany Orders 18 New Leopard 2 Tanks to Replace Vehicles Sent to Ukraine
Serbian Army to Remain at High Alert Near Kosovo Border
Serbia's President Vucic Steps Down as Head of Ruling Party
Tens of Thousands in Serbia Protest Mass Shootings, Government Policies
Belgian Aid Worker and Iranian Diplomat Freed in Prisoner Swap Deal
New Greek Parliament Convenes, Only to Be Dissolved as Early as Monday
Poland Says It Will Close Border to Freight Vehicles From Belarus and Russia
At Least Three Killed in Clash on Iran-Afghan Border
Kabul Appoints Seven Attaches in Three Countries
Commission Says 1973 Treaty Is Best Solution for Helmand River Dispute Between Afghanistan and Iran
Afghanistan Reopens Direct Flight to China With Kabul-Urumqi Service
Pakistan to Share Budget Details With IMF to Unlock Funds
Imran Khan Increasingly Isolated as Pakistan's Army Pressures Allies
Modi Opens India's New Parliament as Opposition Boycotts
Around 33 Tribal Militants Killed in Clashes in India's Manipur: Minister
Chinese Aircraft Carrier Passes Through Taiwan Strait
Philippine Navy Commissions Two More Israeli Missile Boats
The War at Home
US Navy Probe Finds Major Problems With SEAL Training
Navy Contractor Jet Was on Fire Before Calif. Crash, Report Says
DoD Submits Classified Cyber Strategy to Congress

A US WWI Soldier's Remains Will Be Reburied With Honors in France

Army Air Force Pilot From Pennsylvania Killed During WWII Accounted For
As Guns Go Silent, Gazan Children Still Have Nightmares
75 Years After the Nakba: Young and Old in Gaza Dream of Lost Homes in Israel
West Bank: Israeli Settlers Attack Palestinian Farmers and Torch Vehicles
Young Palestinian Killed by Israeli Settler South of Hebron
Settler Construction of 'Biblical Theme Park' Continues at a Rapid Pace and Palestinians' Expense
Ten European Countries Urge Israel to Halt Demolition of Palestinian Homes
Israeli Special Units Raid Nafha Prison, Transfer 90 Palestinian Prisoners to Another Section
Mass Protests Against Israeli Government's Plans to Change Legal System Enter 21st Week

Over 35 UK Conservative Lawmakers Join New Palestine Group

Iraq Daily Roundup: Two Killed
Iraq Budget Vote Delayed as Kurds Oppose Amendments on Oil
Duchess of Edinburgh Makes Unannounced Visit to Iraq
Iraq Unveils $17 Billion Transport Project Linking Asia and Europe
Egyptian Activist's Arrest Sparks Safety Fears in Lebanon
'I Feel Abandoned': Lebanon's Elderly Have Few Options to Survive
UN Suspends US Dollar Aid for Syrian Refugees in Lebanon
Middle East
Russian Air Force Destroys Militant Drone Factory in Syria's Idlib
World Leaders Congratulate Turkey's Erdogan on Election Win
Gunfire Adds to Violations Near End of Breached Sudan Truce
UN Chief 'Shocked' by Letter From Sudan's Military Ruler Demanding Removal of UN Envoy
Egypt Hosting Nine Million Migrants as More Sudanese Flee
Army Urges Former Soldiers to Re-Enlist as Fighting Persists
UN Backs Sudan Envoy as Army Seeks to Expel Him
Nigeria's Buhari Defends Election Outcome, Economic Record
Nigerian President Celebrates 'Peaceful Transition of Power'
In Nigeria's Hard-Hit North, Families Seek Justice as Armed Groups Seek Control
Tigray Rebel Forces Begin Demobilizing in Ethiopia
Clashes Between Senegal's Police and Supporters of Opposition Leader Leave One Dead, Others Hurt
Over 30 Women Held Hostage by Cameroonian Rebels Released
New Libyan Air Strikes in Zawiya
South Africa to Investigate US Allegations of Arms Shipment to Russia
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New Rules of Engagement: How Palestinians Defeated Netanyahu and Redefined 'Unity'

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When Federal Interest Payments Come To Exceed the Military Budget: Time To Stop Defending the Rest of the World

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