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War Crime Risk Grows for U.S. Over Saudi Strikes in Yemen

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WASHINGTON — The civilian death toll from Saudi Arabia’s disastrous air war over Yemen was steadily rising in 2016 when the State Department’s legal office...
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At U.S.A.I.D., Juggling Political Priorities and Pandemic Response

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WASHINGTON — The coronavirus was spreading around the world, and officials at the United States Agency for International Development were anxious to rush humanitarian aid...
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US sanctions 11 entities for aiding Iran’s oil sector

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The US imposed sanctions on 11 entities and three executives Thursday for allegedly aiding an Iranian energy firm that was blacklisted in January, and helping...
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Netanyahu Privately Condoned U.S. Plan to Sell Arms to U.A.E., Officials Say

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WASHINGTON — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel privately went along with a plan for the Trump administration to sell advanced weapons to the United...
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U.S. Will Revive Global Virus-Hunting Effort Ended Last Year

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A worldwide virus-hunting program allowed to expire last year by the Trump administration, just before the coronavirus pandemic broke out, will have a second life...
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House Panel Moves to Hold Pompeo in Contempt of Congress

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The House Foreign Affairs Committee announced on Friday that it would move to hold Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in contempt of Congress for defying...
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Sudan premier tells US top envoy he’s not authorised to normalise ties with Israel

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Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok told U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday that he was not mandated to normalise ties with Israel, and...
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To Deal With China, Trump Should Learn German

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If Joe Biden is elected president, his top foreign policy challenge will be China — but not the China that he dealt with under Barack...
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Pompeo to Deliver R.N.C. Speech From Israel With Eye on 2024

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[What to watch for tonight at the Republican National Convention.] WASHINGTON — In planning to address the Republican Party faithful on Tuesday night from one...