Today's Highlights

They're Staying in Iraq: Kevin Zeese
Iran: The Day After: Phyllis Bennis
Nuke Bunker Busters: Gordon Prather
Anti-Iranian Hysteria: Eric Margolis
Cheney, the Neocons, and China: Gary Leupp

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Updated April 23, 2006 - 11:13 PM EDT
US Terror Fight to Go Beyond War Zones
Bush Won't Commit to Troop Drawdown
Judge OKs Call for Rice to Testify in AIPAC Case
New Iraqi PM Says Militias Must Join Army
8 US Troops Killed in Iraq in 24 Hours
30 Killed in Weekend Violence Around Baghdad
Purported bin Laden Tape Slams 'Crusader-Zionist War'
CIA Warned Bush of No WMD in Iraq: Retired Official
Iran Agrees to 'Basic' Joint Nuclear Venture With Russia
America's Century of Regime Change From Hawaii to Iraq
Descent Into Anger and Despair
by James Carroll
Cheney, the Neocons, and China
by Gary Leupp
Shame on the Post's Editorial Page
by Robert Parry
They're Staying in Iraq  by Kevin Zeese
Anti-Iranian Hysteria  by Eric Margolis
Nuke Bunker Busters  by Gordon Prather

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Iraq's Prime Minister Promises Quick Unity Govt
New Prime Minister, Same Old Problems
Bush: Iraqis to Shoulder Security Burden
Colleagues Say Whistleblowing CIA Analyst Played by Rules
CIA Officer's Job Made Any Leaks More Delicate
Bush Admits He Offered Blair Way Out of the Iraq Conflict
Japan, South Korea Defuse Standoff Over Islands
Iraqi Politics
New Iraq Premier Gets One Month to Form Government
Iraq's New PM Must Reconcile Angry Factions
Maliki Projects Tough Image
Iraqi President Talabani Re-Elected
Rebel to President, Iraqi Leader Champions Kurds
Iraqi Parliament Elects Sunni Islamist Speaker
Iraq Women Lawmakers Demand Key Posts
A Novice, but Outspoken
Rice Praises New Iraqi Leader as 'Patriot'
US Urges Iraq's New PM to Choose Ministers Wisely
Sketches of Top Leaders Picked in Iraq
Iraqi Bloggers Weigh in on Changing Nation
Today in Iraq
US Not to Allow Kurdish Rebels to Use Iraq Territory Against Turkey
Fire and Ice: Iraq's Two Shi'ite Rivals
US, Iraqi Forces Fight Ramadi Insurgents
Iraq Set to Negotiate Oilfield Contracts With World Majors
Attacks Continue
10 Bodies Found in Iraq, Bombing of Marketplace Kills Two Iraqis
Six Killed in Car Bombing in Northern Iraq
Roadside Bomb Kills Three in Northern Iraq
Death Squads Target Baghadad's Garbagemen
Developments in Iraq on April 23
Developments in Iraq on April 22
Global Iraq Fallout
Probe Into Australian Soldier's Death in Iraq Begins
Aussie Troops to Stay in Iraq 'for Some Time'
Polish Forces May Stay in Iraq
Beheaded Briton Buried Near Fallujah: Militant's Lawyer
Family of Beheaded Iraq Hostage Call for Scotland Yard to Probe Burial Claims
Arab World Raising Its Profile in Iraq
Americans Keep Dying
Louisiana Marine Had Recently Married
Guardsman (KY) Injured in September Attack Dies From Injuries
Soldier (CO) Killed in Iraq Blast Leaves Wife, 8-Month-Old Son
Body of Missing Marine (WI) Found in Iraq
Alabama Marine Dies Three Weeks After Arriving in Iraq
Cole County (MO) Marine Killed in Iraq
Love of the Corps Led Marine (KY) to Iraq
California Killed in Firefight in Iraq
Ecuador-Born Marine (FL) Killed by Roadside Bomb
Body of Oregon Sailor Identified Three Weeks After Flash Flood
Marine Intelligence Specialist (CA) Killed in Iraq
Admired GI From Arizona Killed in Iraq
Mt. Lebanon (PA) Guardsman Killed in Iraq 'Doing What He Believed In'
Waterford (MI) Soldier Wanted to Be a Cop
Six Police, US Soldier Killed in Afghanistan
4 Canadian Soldiers Killed by Afghan Roadside Bomb
'We Will Redouble Our Efforts' in Afghanistan, Says Canadian General
UK Army Pleads for More Troops After Afghanistan Firefight
Officers Blame Minister's Interference for Throwing Afghan Mission Into Confusion
Taliban Blamed for Deadly Afghan Blast
Afghanistan's Capital Mostly in the Dark
2 Explosions Shake Coalition Airbase in Afghanistan; No Casualties Reported
Afghans' Uneasy Peace With Democracy
Ex-Taliban Envoy Warns US to Negotiate
Temporary Marriage Catches on in Afghanistan
Hu Ends US Tour Marked by Lack of Accords and Embarrassment
Tamil Tigers Refuse Peace Efforts
Iran Says No Intention to Use Oil as Weapon
Russia Warns on Aggravating Iran Standoff
Blair and Straw Split Over Iran
US and UK Develop Democracy Strategy for Iran
Iran-India Gas Link Deal Close Despite US Ire
US Official: Iran's President Recruits Terror Master
War on Terror
War on Terror Poll: Only 39% Say America Is Winning
Scholars Call Moussaoui Trial a 'Charade;' See Constitutional Rights on Trial; Describe Accused as Patsy
Blair Savages Critics Over Threat to Civil Liberties
The War at Home
CNN Producer Kicked Out of Hu Reception
Hu Heckler on Harassment Charge
Bush Urges Senate to Approve Funds for Iraq, Afghanistan
Bush Hails Move Toward New Iraqi Government
Kerry: Opposing Iraq War Is Patriotic
Gaza Dispute Triggers Internal Clashes
Hamas Courting Palestinian Civil War: Fatah
Hamas Under Pressure Over Suicide Attack and Fatah Rivalry
Hamas, Fatah Agree to Work to End Tension After Clashes
Jordan Also Pressures Hamas
Banks Balk at Sending Funds to Hamas Government
Hebron Settlers Assault Two Female International Aid Workers
Olmert Reviews Why Separation Fence Has Not Been Finished
Jerusalem Police Stop Armenian Pilgrims From Attending Easter Ceremony
Egypt PM Says Verdict Still Out on Church Attacks
Jailed Egypt Opposition Leader to Be Moved to Public Hospital
Morocco Pardons West Sahara Prisoners
Darfur Relief Operation Close to Collapse, Warns UN
Canada Gives Grants to Boost Anti-Terror
Rachel Corrie Play Is Being Held at a Secret Location
Colombia Accuses Swiss of Funding Rebels
12 Die in FARC Ambush
Haiti Begins Tally After Low-Turnout Vote
Bolivia's Morales Threatens to Bar Some US Visitors
122nd Medics Off to Dominican Republic
Prodi Confirmed as Italy Winner
Berlusconi Pounds the Bully Pulpit, but More Softly Now
Homemade Bombs Injure 14 in Ukraine
Russia Delivers Missiles to Belarus
Analyst: EU More Dependent on Russian Gas
Guernica Tug-Of-War Fans the Flames of Basque Resentment
Protests Mount as Nepal Parties Reject King's Bid
Nepalis Scorn King's Offer
Tens of Thousands of Nepal Protesters on March
Protesters March on Royal Palace
Nepal's Angry Youth Lead Demonstrations
Nepal: The Battle for the Roof of the World
US, UN Welcome Nepal King's Pledge to Hand Over Power
Britain Advises Citizens Against Travel to Nepal
US, India Agree to Share Real Time Data in Fight Against Terrorism

Islamic Rebel Dies in Suicide Attack in Indian Kashmir

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Birth of an Empire

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Should Retired Generals Speak Out Against Rumsfeld?

David R. Henderson
Why Cal Thomas Is Wrong

Charles Peņa
Iran: The Nuclear Option

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Indo-US Nuclear Deal Takes Flak, No Eject Option

Alan Bock
France: Reinforcing Addiction

Sascha Matuszak
Getting a Piece of the Pie

Ran HaCohen
Hamas and Israel: Rival Twins

Joseph Stromberg
An Anti-Imperialist's Reading List: Part Two

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