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From coup to chaos: 20 years after the US ousted Haiti’s president
North America

From coup to chaos: 20 years after the US ousted Haiti’s president

If Biden is serious about democracy, he has a lot of work to do in Port-au-Prince

Sorry AP: Mitch McConnell is no Ronald Reagan
Washington Politics

Sorry AP: Mitch McConnell is no Ronald Reagan

The paper deploys the usual neoconservative trope that their foreign policies are the same. They are not.

Ukraine's vaunted 'bread basket' soil is now toxic
Europe

Ukraine's vaunted 'bread basket' soil is now toxic

Two years of war has left roughly one-third of its territory polluted, with dire potential consequences for the world's food supply

At the Hague, US more isolated than ever on Israel-Palestine
Middle East

At the Hague, US more isolated than ever on Israel-Palestine

This week it was not a leader, but an outlier, particularly among Global South nations

Biden officials want Russian frozen assets to fund Ukraine war
QiOSK

Biden officials want Russian frozen assets to fund Ukraine war

Not only will this prolong the conflict, but rock confidence in the Western-led world economic system

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Europe

Europeans' last ditch clutch at Ukrainian victory

France's Macron raised the idea of Western troops entering the fray, others want to send longer range missiles. It's all folly.