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Murder, Inc.: Justin Raimondo
Does War Make Presidents Great?: D. Henderson
Bush Continues to Serve Osama: Scott Horton
Congress' Liability in a Nuke Strike on Iran: Hirsch
Why Iran 'Meddles' in Iraq: Adam Shatz

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Updated February 19, 2007 - 8:59 PM EST
Insurgents Attack US Base, 2 GIs Killed
  Deadly Baghdad Blasts Send Grim Message
  Rice Tells Iraq That US Patience Is Limited
  Iraq VP Wants Shi'ite Militia Named Terror Group

Monday: 9 GIs, 82 Iraqis Killed; 19 GIs, 124 Iraqis Wounded

BBC: US Iran Attack Plans Revealed
  US: 'Rogue' Shi'ite Militias Using Iranian Bombs
  Iran Alleges US Involvement in Deadly Attack
  Iran Ties Sunni Insurgents to Base in Pakistan
  Iran Flap Exposes Public Skepticism of US Intelligence, Intentions
  Iran’s Chance: US Troubles in Iraq Create Opening for Regional Shift
Democrats Seek to Limit GIs to Training in Iraq
  Dems Eye Limiting '02 War Authorization
  White House Urges Congress to Free Up Funding for Iraq
Al-Qaeda Chiefs Are Seen to Regain Power
  Police Flee Afghan District After Bomb Attack
  Doubts About NATO as Taliban Offensive Expected in Spring
  Eight US Troops Killed, 14 Wounded in Afghan Helicopter Crash
  Pakistan Digs in for Taliban Offensive
67 Dead in Suspected Blast on India-Pakistan Train
So Far, Hardliners Unable to Thwart North Korea Deal
US and Israel Agree to Boycott Palestinian Unity Govt
Congress' Liability in a Nuclear Strike on Iran  by Jorge Hirsch
Sweet November: Dems Only Antiwar at Election Time  by W. James Antle III
Targeting Tehran: How Congress Should Respond  by Michael T. Klare
Bush Continues to Serve Osama
by Scott Horton
Where's the Accountability?  by Dan Froomkin
Leaving Iraq: Apocalypse Not
by Robert Dreyfuss

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In Israel, Second Thoughts About the Bush Admin.
Poll: Muslim-West Divide Can Be Bridged
Sadr Not Here, Says Iran
Fox News Sunday Debunks Feith's Claims
Iran's Elite Guards to Hold War Games
Killed in Action, but Not by the Enemy
Taking on Guantánamo
Iraq Reopens Border Crossings With Iran
Today in Iraq
Draft Law on Oil Money Moves to Iraqi Cabinet
In Baqubah, 'Focus Is Aimed, Controlled Shooting'
Air Force Pilots Bomb Iraq Insurgents in Najaf Battle
Iraq: Water Shortage Leads People to Drink From Rivers
'Security Forces' Rob Baghdad Academics
Iraqis Take Basra Security Lead
Sunday: 99 Iraqis, 2 GIs Killed; 157 Iraqis Injured
Global Iraq Fallout
Cheney May Seek More Iraq Help From Japan, Australia
Australia Rules Out Troop Withdrawal Before Elections
Australian PM: We May Send More Instructors to Iraq
Blair: Sectarian Violence in Iraq 'Not Our Fault'
US Politicians Speak
Snow Disputes Claim That Iraq Is Blunder
Democrats Consider New Ways to Limit Iraq War
Iraq Casts Long Shadow Over Republicans' White House Hopes
Edwards: Lack of Iran Talks a Mistake
Sen. Reid: Iraq War 'Worst Foreign Policy Mistake' in US History
The War at Home
For Rice, High-Stakes Shuttle Diplomacy
A Man of Mystery: Richard Hohlt Is the Heavy Hitter You've Never Heard Of
The Defendant Isn’t the Only Player With a Personal Stake in the Libby Verdict
Boston Antiwar Groups Are Gathering Steam
Rally in Detroit Hears Calls to Cut Iraq Funding
Films on Iraq Cast Shadow Over 79th Oscars
US Military
Airman in Iraq Charged With Comrade's Death
War Survivors Wrestle With Military Bureaucracy and Personal Demons
Influence of Joint Chiefs Starting to Rebound
Walter Reed Couldn't Handle Wounded From Iraq, Leader Says
Traumatized US Soldiers Being Treated in 'Virtual Iraq'
Battles of Britain
UK Conservatives Warn Against Defense Cuts, Citing Russian Rearmament
Blair: Planning Didn't Cause Iraq Woes
UK Military Launches eBay Rival
Remembrance for UK Troops Executed in WWI
'War on Terror'
Pilots Traced to CIA Renditions
Terror Suspects: Al-Qaeda Brainwashed Us
FBI Works to Thwart Kitchen Sink Bombs
Report Details Expenses of National Guard Soldiers on Border
Australian FM: Hicks Could Return Home This Year
Car Explosion Kills at Least Four in Restive Somali Capital
Seven Die as Clashes Rage in Mogadishu
Mogadishu's Fathers Turn to the Gun – Again
Burundi to Send 1,700 Troops to Somalia
American Hostage Freed in Nigeria
The Growing Power of Nigeria's Gangs
Mugabe Bans Rallies as Unrest Spirals
Darfur Rebel Talks Delayed, Awaiting New Faction
Assad Denies Tehran-Damascus Rift
Iran, Syria Urge Muslims to Stay United Against US
State Dept Official Says America, Israel 'On the Same Page' Against Iran
The Elusive Quds Force
Khamenei: US Will Lose in Middle East
Iran Says Will Not Halt Uranium Enrichment
Iran Summons Pakistan Envoy Over Bomb Blasts
Rice: 'No Sign' Palestinians Will Meet Conditions
Hamas Calls on US to Deal With PA National Unity Govt Positively
Olmert Aides Say Don't Expect Much From Summit
Israeli Antiquities Authority Hid Discovery of Islamic Site at Mugrabi
Rice Tells Abbas to 'Lower Expectations' for Summit
Impasse Overshadows Rice's Mideast Bid
Clan Law Rules in Anarchic Palestinian Town
Spanish Troops Have Another Scuffle in South Lebanon
Lebanon Oil Spill a Byproduct of War
Middle East
Huge Gulf Spending at Arms Fair
Qatari FM Warns Against US Hegemony
Human Rights Abuse Rife in Saudi Arabia, Watchdog Says
Syrian Rights Lawyer Faces Imprisonment
Dutch Commander Rejects Talks of Taliban 'Spring Offensive'
Thirteen Canadian Soldiers Injured in Afghanistan Multiple Vehicle Crash
Worshippers, Cop Killed by Afghan Gunmen
Over 50 Held for Quetta Court Attack
Pakistan Gears Up for Border Fencing With Afghanistan
Pakistan Bans Two Islamic Charities Suspected of Militant Ties
India, Pakistan to Sign Nuclear Risk Reduction Treaty
UN Confirms Nepal's Maoists Disarmed, Registered
Nepal Regrets Attack on King
North Korea Forecast to Keep Nuclear Weapons Until It Merges With the South
Death Toll Rises to Eight in Thai Separatist Attacks
Japan Probes Military Info Leak
Newspaper Editor Shot Dead by Lone Gunman in Mindanao
Democracy in Bangladesh Takes a Breather
Madrid Bombing Trial Opened to Streaming Video
Spain's Premier Visits Basque Region
Germany Chides US Move on Anti-Missile Shield
Closely Watched Albanian Poll Passes Peacefully
French al-Qaeda Suspects Kept in Custody
Princess and Heir to Franz Ferdinand Fights to Repeal a Law, and Gain a Castle
Ground Shifting Under US Isolation of Cuba
Brazilians Outraged as US Troops Plan to Flock to Rio's Carnival for 'Sex Tours'
Argentina's First Lady May Have Eye on Husband's Job
Expanding Power Puts Family of Venezuelan President Under Increasing Scrutiny

Justin Raimondo
Murder, Inc.

David R. Henderson
Does War Make Presidents Great?

Alan Bock
America the Frightened

Doug Bandow
The Great Defense Budget Black Hole

Charles Peña
The Future of Terrorism

Ivan Eland
A Foreign Policy Only
Tarzan Could Love

Praful Bidwai
India-Iran Ties Jeopardized by US Threats

Nebojsa Malic
Ahtisaari's 'Final Solution'

Ran HaCohen
A Midwinter Night's Dream

Sascha Matuszak
China's Little Capitalists

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