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Can Congress end US involvement in Yemen’s war as WH strives to rekindle relations with Saudi Arabia?

Naseh Shaker Ahead of US President Joe Biden's visit to Saudi Arabia in a push to lower oil prices, a bipartisan group of nearly 50 members of Congress has introduced a legislation on June 1 to invoke the 1973 War Powers Resolution…
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South Africa calls for holding Israel accountable for ‘inhumane conditions’ Palestinians live under

South Africa's Foreign Minister Naledi Pandor called on the international community to take action to put an end to the ongoing grievances the Palestinians are experiencing and to hold Israel accountable for the inhumane conditions that the…
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Biden defends meeting with Saudi prince, says talks part of broader meeting

 U.S. President Joe Biden said on Friday he was not traveling to Saudi Arabia's explicitly to meet de facto leader Mohammed bin Salman during a trip next month and said he was seeing the Saudi crown prince as part of a broader "international…

U.S. Senate passes bill to help veterans exposed to toxic burn pits

A major bill expanding health care and benefits for veterans exposed to toxic military burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan passed the U.S. Senate on Thursday, as senators praised their bipartisan work on one of the few issues on which they can…
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Russian Escalations in Syria Risk Direct Conflict With U.S., Military Officials Warn

AL-UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar—Russian forces have conducted a series of operations against the U.S.-led coalition in Syria this month, including one this week at a strategically located base in the southern part of the country, U.S. military officials…
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Home Secretary Signs Assange Extradition Order

British Home Secretary Priti Patel on Friday signed an extradition order to send Julian Assange to stand trial in America. Legal Road Ahead The extradition order landed on Patel’s desk after the U.K. Supreme Court refused to hear Assange’s…

British Afghanistan embassy staff beaten and abused by the Taliban

MORE than 150 British Afghanistan embassy staff have yet to be relocated to Britain, with some saying they have been beaten and tortured by the Taliban, it was revealed today. The staff worked for global security firm GardaWorld, which provided…
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Report: Israel coordinates, gets approval from US on some Syria airstrikes

Israel regularly coordinates many of its airstrikes in Syria with US officials, and in some cases awaits American approval for its raids, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. The paper, citing unnamed US officials, said the…