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In this Aug. 5, 2019, photo released by the U.S. Air Force, an F-35 fighter jet pilot and crew prepare for a mission at Al-Dhafra Air Base in the United Arab Emirates. A U.S.-brokered deal that saw Israel and the United Arab Emirates begin to open diplomatic ties may end up with Abu Dhabi purchasing advanced American weaponry like the F-35, potentially upending both a longstanding Israeli military edge regionally and the balance of power with Iran. (Staff Sgt. Chris Thornbury/U.S. Air Force via AP) ** FILE **

Israel’s unease over F-35 sales to UAE tests new relations

- The Washington Times

The U.S.-brokered normalization accord between Israel and the United Arab Emirates last month — the first such accord with an Arab state in decades — has been accompanied by a push from the UAE to buy Lockheed Martin’s state-of-the-art F-35 Lightning II fighter jets for its military.

An Honduran migrant and her daughter sit at a roadblock set by security forces in Poptun, Guatemala, Friday, Oct. 2, 2020. Guatemala vowed to detain and return members of a new caravan of hundreds of migrants that set out from neighboring Honduras in hopes of reaching the United States, saying they represent a health threat amid the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Moises Castillo)

Illegal immigrants bank on Biden win to improve plight

- The Washington Times

Illegal immigrants from Central America streamed into Mexico earlier this year, betting that a Democrat winning the White House next month would dramatically improve the odds of being able to continue north, successfully jump the U.S. border and gain a foothold.

President Donald Trump makes a point as Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden looks on during the first presidential debate Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Case Western University and Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland, Ohio. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, Pool)

Trump blitzes Biden in high-stakes showdown

- The Washington Times

A combative President Trump and an exasperated Democratic nominee Joseph R. Biden attacked each other constantly in Tuesday night’s first presidential debate, disagreeing bitterly on everything from street crime to health care from start to finish in their high-stakes confrontation.

President Donald Trump wraps up his speech at a campaign rally at Fayetteville Regional Airport, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Fayetteville, N.C. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci

Trump still king of the ‘poorly educated’

- The Washington Times

President Trump famously declared that he loved the “poorly educated,” during the 2016 campaign, as voters with lower levels of schooling delivered an overwhelming share of their votes to him.

President Donald Trump speaks about coronavirus testing during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

‘Game-changer’: White House details shipments of 150 million rapid virus tests

- The Washington Times

The U.S. will ship 6.5 million rapid coronavirus tests to governors this week, the administration said Monday, dubbing it a “game-changer” that will help states protect first responders and open schools safely as the federal government rolls out the 150 million easy-to-use tests it purchased from Abbott Laboratories during the GOP convention.