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Poland Says It's No Longer Arming Ukraine
  Next Arms Package for Ukraine to Include More Cluster Bombs
  G7 Official Says Ukraine War Could Last for Seven More Years
US Confirms US Citizen Is Detained in Ukraine
  Zelensky Slams UN Security Council, Demands Russia Lose Veto
  Ukraine Claims Sabotage Attack on Critical Russian Airbase
Raisi Tells Biden Commit to Iran Nuclear Deal
  US Levies Sanctions Over Iran's Drone Program
China Conducts Drills in the Yellow Sea After US
Azerbaijan, Ethnic Armenians Reach Nagorno Ceasefire
Biden Gives Netanyahu White House Invitation
Senate Confirms CQ Brown as Next Joint Chiefs Chairman
item Fact Checking Biden's UN Speech: Words Versus Action  by Ted Snider
item A Mutual Defense Treaty With Saudi Arabia Is Absolutely Unacceptable  by Daniel Larison
item Africa Is a Continent, Not a Chess Piece  by Brad Pearce
item Nicholas Kristof: a Faulty Prophet  by Ted Galen Carpenter

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Israeli Forces Kill Six Palestinians, Use 'Suicide Drones'
Russia Reports Peacekeepers Killed in Nagorno-Karabakh Fighting
Algeria Calls for UN Vote on Full Membership for Palestine
Israeli Forces Kill Palestinian Teenager in Jericho Raid
Israel Unveils AI-Enabled 'Barak' Next-Gen Battle Tank
Fears Grow for Italian-Palestinian Man Detained Without Explanation
Palestinian Authority 'Preparing to Arrest Dozens in Jenin'
Israel Closes Key Gaza Crossing Point, Preventing Workers From Going to Their Jobs
Israel Diplomat Kicked Out of UN General Assembly After Mahsa Amini Stunt During Iranian President's Speech
Old Israeli Tank Stolen From Base, Found in Scrapyard
Turkey's Erdogan Meets Israel's Netanyahu as Ties Thaw
Qatar Held Separate Talks With US, Iran Touching on Nuclear, Drones
Using a New ID, Suez Rajan, Tanker in Iranian Forfeiture Case, Departs US
Russian Defence Minister Shoigu Tours Missile, Drone Display on Iran Visit
Middle East
For Many Displaced by Clashes in Lebanon's Largest Palestinian Camp, Return Is Not an Option
Gulf Cooperation Council, US Call for Demarcation of Kuwait-Iraq Maritime Borders
The Haftar Brothers Vying for Power in Wake of Libya's Floods
How the Libyan Boy Scouts Rose to Provide Emergency Flood Assistance First
Egyptian Father of Belgium-Based Journalist Released After 'Hostage-Like Arrest'
Deposed Niger President Petitions West African Regional Court to Order His Release, Reinstatement
Nigerian State Declares Curfew After Election Tribunal Sacks Governor
Sudan Army Chief Headed to UN General Assembly
Rwanda's President Says He'll Run for a Fourth Term and Doesn't Care What West Thinks About It
Australia Deploys F-35As to Indonesia for Air Combat Exercise

Australia Conducts North Korea Nuclear Activity Air Surveillance

Australia to Buy Additional MQ-4C Drone, Upgrade P-8A Poseidons

The War at Home

US Spending $1 Billion a Year for Directed Energy Weapons Research

Guantanamo 'Forever Prisoner' Files Lawsuit Against CIA Torture Architects

Nagorno-Karabakh Catastrophe Fires Anger Against Armenia's Leader
101st Airborne, Other US Troops Not at Risk in Armenia Fighting
Calls Grow for EU Sanctions on Gas-Rich Azerbaijan Over Ethnic Cleansing Fears
A Ceasefire in the Separatist Region of Nagorno-Karabakh Still Leaves Thorny Issues Unresolved
Russia's Role in Nagorno-Karabakh Questioned After Renewed Tensions
Kyiv Unleashes New Wave of Cruise Missiles on Crimea

White House Urges Congress to Approve More Military Aid for Ukraine

Ukraine Calls for Return of 'Abducted' Children as More Arrive in Belarus
Ukraine Oil Refinery Fire Sparked by Drone Attack, Russia Downs Four UAVs
United Kingdom
'Phantom Parrot' – the Secret State's Tool for Mass Intelligence Gathering in UK
Over Assange, Britain's Press Prefers to Serve Power Not Media Freedom
UK's Lead Aircraft Carrier Two-Thirds Empty as RAF Fighter Jets Slashed

Estonia Plans Loitering-Munitions Unit to Hunt Enemy Air Defenses

French Journalist Released After Two-Day Arrest for Reporting on Egypt Spy Operation
Two People Killed in Explosion in Northern Hungary: Media
France and Germany Clash (again) on Buying US Arms
UN Urges Afghanistan's Taliban Government to Stop Torture and Protect the Rights of Detainees
Afghanistan Discussed at UN General Assembly

Sikh Separatism Has Long Strained Canada-India Ties. Now They're at Their Lowest Point in Years

India Asks Citizens to Be Careful if Traveling to Canada as Rift Widens Over Sikh Leader's Death
Japan Calls on China to Remove Buoy Near Disputed Islands
Japan's Kishida, at UN, Tries to Get the Global Nuclear Disarmament Effort Back on Track
South Korea
South Korea to Develop Long-Range Bunker-Busting Missile
South Korea's Yoon Tells UN That Russia Helping North Would Be 'Provocation'
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Ted Snider
Fact Checking Biden's UN Speech: Words Versus Action

Ted Galen Carpenter
Washington Is the Matchmaker for the Russia-North Korea Romance

Ramzy Baroud
Humiliation vs. Self-Respect: The Untold Story of the Abuse of Palestinian Women in Hebron

Daniel Larison
Hawks Want Biden To Take the Fight With Russia Global

David Stockman
Why the American Empire Was Expanded to Ukraine and Taiwan

Doug Bandow
How Will America's Borrow and Spend Politicians Pay for an Imperial Foreign Policy?

Sheldon Richman
Shame on Government for Censoring Us

Ray McGovern
Dan Ellsberg's Parting Plea: Don't Wait

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

Scott Horton
Iraq War II – 20 Years Later

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

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

Justin Raimondo
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