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Blinken Rejects Calls for a Ukraine Ceasefire
  US: NATO Weapons Used in Attack on Russia's Belgorod Oblast
  Russia Says Ukraine Launched a 'Large-Scale Offensive'
  NATO-Trained, Armed Soldiers Will Lead Ukraine's Counteroffensive
China: War With US Would Be 'Unbearable Disaster'
  US Accuses Chinese Warship of 'Unsafe' Maneuver in Taiwan Strait
  CIA Head Took 'Secret' Trip to Beijing
Iran Wants Naval Alliance With Gulf States
US Launches Second Airstrike in Somalia Within a Week
Police Omitted 'CIA' Evidence in Assange Surveillance Case
item The Biden Administration's Latest Tone-Deaf Foreign Policy Positions  by Ted Galen Carpenter
item A Man Without a Strategy: How Netanyahu Is Provoking Armed Intifada in the West Bank  by Ramzy Baroud
item Reflections on Russia and Crimea: The Hate Goes One Way  by Dan Kovalik & Rick Sterling
item As Arab States Seek Peace, US Insists That Syrians Suffer  by Aaron Maté

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Three Israeli Soldiers, One Egyptian Officer Killed in Border Clash
Ryabkov: Moscow Could Return to Nuke Treaty if US Gives Up 'Hostile Policy'
New Report Exposes Gross Mistreatment of Palestinian Children by Israeli Police, Military, and Courts
Nearly 100,000 Protest in Tel Aviv Against Judicial Reform Plan
Aqbat Jabr Camp Is Latest Target of Israel's Deadly West Bank Raids
Palestinian Toddler Seriously Wounded by Israeli Fire
Palestinian Fighters Shoot at Israel Forces, Kibbutz
Settlers Assault, Injure 6-Year-Old Palestinian Child Near Hebron
'Better to Die There': Palestinians Mourn Displacement From Bedouin Village Ein Samiya
Israel Killed 112 Palestinians in Occupied West Bank in 2023: UN
Israeli Settlers Allowed to Live in West Bank Firing Zone After Palestinians Were Evacuated
UN Warns of 'Catastrophe' for Palestinians as Aid Dries Up
Masked Settlers From Illegal Homesh Outpost Attack Palestinians in Adjacent Village
NATO Chief Urges Turkey Not to Veto Sweden Joining Alliance
Turkish President Erdogan Announces New Cabinet, Signals Turn in Economic Policy
Iraq Daily Roundup: 14 Killed
Turkey Warplanes Bomb PKK Positions in Iraq
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia Is Slashing Oil Supply, It Could Mean Higher Gas Prices for US Drivers
OPEC+ Prepares for Weekend Meeting After Saudi Warns Speculators to 'Watch Out'
No Alternative to Risky Oil Tanker Salvage in Yemen, UN Says
Dengue Fever Outbreak Hits Refugee Camp in Yemen's Marib
Middle East
Blinken Excludes Israel From Middle East Trip
Gadhafi's Son Goes on Hunger Strike in Lebanon
BRICS Welcomes Iran's Membership: FM
Six Yazidi Women Rescued After Eight Years in ISIS Captivity
Kuwait's Snap Election Amid an Ongoing Political Crisis: A Guide
Army Brings in Reinforcements as It Battles RSF in Khartoum
'Real Hell': Deadly Sudan Fighting Escalates as Truce Expires
Sudan's RSF Raids Museum and Declares Ancient Skeletons Murder Victims
180 Dead From Sudan Fighting Buried Unidentified: Red Crescent
Fighting Escalates in Khartoum After Truce Expires

Senegal Government Cuts Mobile Internet Access Amid Deadly Rioting

Death Toll Mounts as Unrest Flares in Senegal
At Least Nine Dead in DR Congo Rebel Attack

Gunmen Kill Dozens and Kidnap Children in Northern Nigeria

50 Ugandan Peacekeepers Killed in Al-Shabaab Attack in Somalia
The War at Home
US Fleet's Material Condition Keeps Getting Worse, New INSURV Report Says
Air Force Colonel Now Says Drone That Turned on Its Operator Was a 'Thought Experiment'
Arkansas Pays Jewish Doctor Who Refused Pledge to Disavow BDS
Meet the House Members Who Voted Against the Debt Limit Deal
US Bars Former Haitian PM From Entering Country
Haitian Businessman Gets Life Sentence From US Court for 2021 Assassination of Haiti's President
Ukraine in Last-Ditch Appeal for EU to End Grain Import Curbs
Ukrainian Su-24 Spotted Carrying Two British Storm Shadow Missiles
Ukraine's Military Urges 'Silence' Ahead of Expected Counteroffensive
Car Bombing in Russian-Occupied Ukraine Shows Reach of War
Ukraine Says Inspections Found Nearly a Quarter of Its Air-Raid Shelters Locked or Unusable
Thousands of iPhones Compromised in Spying Operation Linked to US, Russia Alleges
Kremlin: Western Long-Range Missiles to Ukraine Will Fuel 'Spiraling Tension'
Wagner Boss Says Russian Forces Laid Mines to Harm His Fighters
Russian Concerns on Ukraine Must 'Be Taken Into Account,' Says Brazil
Long-Range Strike Hits Russian-Held Port City on Sea of Azov
Drones Strike Russian Oil and Gas Facilities, Ukraine Border Regions
Zelensky Says Russia Is Evading Sanctions on Weapons
Armenia Says Peace Deal With Azerbaijan Possible by Year End
Azerbaijan Accuses Macron of 'Distorting' Armenia Peace Talks After EU Summit
Russian Deputy Prime Minister: Azeri-Armenian Talks to Unblock Transport Links Making Progress
EU Could Agree to New Sanctions on Chinese Firms Next Week, Diplomats Say
Germany Tells China to Stop Poaching Ex-Air Force Pilots
NATO Member Turkey to Send Troops to Kosovo Amid Unrest in the North
Hundreds of Thousands March in Poland Anti-Government Protests to Show Support for Democracy

Taliban to Relocate Refugees Settled Along Durand Line With Pakistan

Stability, Human Rights Topics at Central Asia-EU Meeting on Afghanistan
Pakistan to Trade Oil and Gas With Russia, Iran, Afghanistan Outside US Dollar
Pakistan Ex-PM Accuses Military of Trying to Destroy His Party
Pakistani Taliban Claim Attack in Northwest That Left Two Soldiers, Two Militants Dead
Pakistani Rights Lawyer Says He Has Returned Home After Abduction
Former Chinese Ambassador Says US Must Halt Military Deployments Near China
China Ukraine Envoy Urges Governments to 'Stop Sending Weapons to the Battlefield,' Negotiate Peace
US, Japan, South Korea Aim to Share North Korea Missile Warning Data
Report: US Seeking TNT in Japan for Ukraine Artillery Shells
North Korea Slams UN Meeting on Satellite Launch, 'Robbery' US Demand

South Korea Concludes Trials of Indigenous Missile Defense System

Missile Warning Systems, Interceptors Set for Guam
New US Marine Unit Prepares for Major Role in the Philippines
World's Spy Chiefs Have Been Meeting in Secret Conclave in Singapore for Years
Pope to Visit Mongolia at End of Summer in Visit Rich in Geopolitical Significance
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A Man Without a Strategy: How Netanyahu is Provoking Armed Intifada in the West Bank

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The Biden Administration's Latest Tone-Deaf Foreign Policy Positions

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When Spain Sounds Like France (and France Sounds Like China)

Daniel Larison
It's a Bad Idea for Biden to Broker Saudi-Israeli Normalization

David Stockman
How the Bipartisan War Party Fostered Fiscal Ruin

Dave DeCamp
To Avoid a War With China Over Taiwan, the US Needs To Back Down

Ray McGovern
Daniel Ellsberg's First Leak Helped Prevent War With China

Sheldon Richman
Let's Not Go to War With China

Scott Horton
Iraq War II – 20 Years Later

David R. Henderson
How Much Is US Aid to Ukraine Costing You?

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

Patrick J. Buchanan
Putin's 'Winter War' on Ukraine

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
'I Know You Are But What Am I': Russia's Ready Response to US Africa-Alarmism

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