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Pelosi's Betrayal: Justin Raimondo
Reducing the Risk of Nukes: Charles Peña
Olmert's Real Goal in Lebanon War: Jonathan Cook
'Pragmatism' Prolongs the War: Norman Solomon
A Journalist Writes Bloody Murder: Tom Engelhardt

 David Corn

Hubris: Republican Crimes, Lies and Hypocrisy

 Charley Richardson and Nancy Lessin

Military Families Speak Out: Support the Troops, End This War Now!

 Lou DuBose

Vice: Dick Cheney and the Hijacking of the American Presidency

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Senate Votes to Restart Iraq War Debate

Democrats Confident Iraq Plan Will Pass


White House Trades New Weapons Money to Fund Escalation

Maliki Fears US May Oust Him Over Oil Law

US Officer 'Angry' Iraqi Suspects Taken Alive


Iraq Intensifies Efforts to Expel US-Allied MeK

  Wednesday: 57 Iraqis, 4 GIs Killed, 37 Iraqis Wounded

Iran, US Back Off From Confrontation

  Gen. Petraeus: Iran Training, Arming Militants

Gonzales Acknowledges 'Mistakes' in Atty Firings

  'Loyalty' to Bush and Gonzales Was Factor in Prosecutors' Firings

US Looks at Plan to Oust Musharraf

'Pragmatism' Is Prolonging the War
by Norman Solomon
Olmert Reveals the Real Goal of War in Lebanon  by Jonathan Cook
A Journalist Writes Bloody Murder… and No One Notices  by Tom Engelhardt
What Would Jack Bauer Do?
by Michael Brendan Dougherty
Out of Africom  by Salim Lone
Beg Pardon?  by Jeffrey Toobin

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Senate Iraq Roll Call Vote

Iraq Debate Will Test GOP Senators' Unity

UK Conservative Leader Skeptical of 'Surge'

Most Oppose Pardon for Libby in CIA Leak Case

Protected by German Intel: Curveball, the Defector Whose Lies Led to War

Biden Drives Net Petition for Bill to Leave Iraq... Eventually

Poll: 58% Want Out of Iraq by 2008 or Sooner

War and Liquor a Perilous Mix for US Troops
Today in Iraq

Maliki Makes Visit to Sunni Insurgent Stronghold

Shi'ites Want the Help of Sadr's Militia

Iraqi Officials Say Video Discredits Alleged Rape Victim

Talabani to Return to Iraq After Health Improves

Iraqis Fleeing Violence Put Strain on Syria

Saddam’s Sons Reburied With Father

UN Chief to Host Meeting Friday on Iraq

IMF Extends $715 Million Iraq Loan Program by 6 Months

Tuesday: 95 Iraqis Killed, 31 Wounded
Iraq Occupation

700 More US Soldiers Arrive in Troubled Diyala Province

Total Police State Pacifies Haditha

Tables Turn Quickly in Baghdad Raids

US Battalion Shifted Out of Baghdad

The War at Home

Cheney Urges Hill to OK Funds for Surge

How Congress Might Rein in US War Policy

The Changing Complexion of Troop 'Surge' in Iraq

Columnist Hails 'Surge' in Iraq; Does Not Disclose His Brother Was One of Its Architects

A Club of Grief, Back in Action

Soldier Tied to Iraq Attack Faces Trial

US Military

Mental Illness Common in US Soldiers

2nd F-16 Fighter Jet Crashes in Nevada

Army Instructor Dies After Ft. Rucker Helicopter Crash

'War on Terror'

Treasury Casts a Wide Net Under PATRIOT Act

Secret Terror Hearings in Guantánamo

New Terrorism Front Opens in Indonesia

Canadian Arrested in Spanish Terror Probe

Scrutiny Increases for a Group Advocating for Muslims in US


Suicide Bomber Kills Three Civilians in Afghanistan

Afghanistan Says Pakistan Has Started Fencing Border

NATO Battles Rising Hostility in Afghanistan

3 Bombings Raise Fears of New Effort by Taliban


Pakistani Judge Receives Hero's Welcome in Court

'US Spy' Beheaded in Pakistan

Pakistan Militants Bomb Targets Close to Home

Pakistan, India Begin Fourth Round of Peace Talks

Sri Lanka

Rights Group Urges UN Monitors to Sri Lanka

Eight Tamil Tigers Killed in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's Balancing Act With the US


Somalia's President Unhurt in Mortar Attack on Presidential Palace

Britons Seized in Ethiopia Freed


Sudan Dismisses Findings of UN Rights Team as Not 'Valid'

US Threatens Tough Measures Against Sudan

UN Mission Says Sudan Took Part in Rights Crimes

Sudan Sued Over USS Cole Attack

Iran Shrugs Off Sanctions Threat

Iranian Minister: Israel Is the 'Real Nuclear Danger' in Mideast

Nations Closer to Deal on Iran Sanctions

German Official Adds to Mystery of Iranian Missing in Turkey


Lebanese Minister: Bus Bombing Last Month Was Ordered by Syria

'Syrian' Palestinian Group Members 'Confess' to Lebanon Bombs

Syria Plays Down Expectations From Talks With US

Syrian Envoy: US Policy Fueling Disintegration of Iraq

EU Envoy to Urge Syria to Help on Lebanon, Iraq

Israel's War at Home

Israel Seeking Name for Lebanon War

Top Israeli Officials to Get Chance to Respond to Lebanon War Report

Israel's Olmert Faces Lebanon War Report Next Month

Israel War Probe Results Imminent; Olmert Role Cited


Hamas Facing a Serious Split, Revolt Over Mecca Accords

Economist Key in Hamas-Fatah Coalition

Palestinian Unity Talks Snag on Key Security Post

Hamas: Tax Revenue Transferred by Israel Went to Pay Our Forces

Hamas Vows to Avenge Killing of Top Commander in Gaza City

Hamas 'Knows Who Took Reporter'

Mideast Peace Process

Palestinians, Israelis Share Positive View on Revival of 2002 Peace Plan

Saudis Spurn Israeli Peace Deal Changes

Israel Now Open to Once-Rejected Arab Peace Plan

Middle East

US, UK Warn of Possible Algeria Plane Attack Plot

Libya 'May Sign US Nuclear Deal'

Yemen Says No Dialogue With Shi'ite Rebels

North Korea

UN Nuclear Chief Arrives in North Korea

Treasury Reportedly Set to Act to Free North Korean Money


'Pocket Wars' and Peace in Philippines

US Congress Warms to Cambodia

Gunmen Fire on Van in Thailand; 8 Die

Russia and Her Neighbors

Official Ousted as Kremlin Gains Control

Emergency Meeting in Georgia as President Says Russian Helicopters Attack Disputed Gorge


To Avoid 'Us vs. Them' in Balkans, Rewrite History

Missile Defense Debate Heats Up in Europe

Kosovo's Cadets Forge Ahead

UK Nuke Row

British Nukes Spark Second Resignation

Only Half of Labor MPs Back New Nukes


Colombia Paramilitary Scandal Widens

Brazil to Build Wall on Paraguay Border

Answering Latin Left, Bush Pledges to Help Poor


It's War, Zimbabwe Police Tell Dissidents

Zimbabwe Police Clear Court as Injured Tsvangirai Appears

50 Protesters Hospitalized in Zimbabwe

Rice Demands Release of Opposition in Zimbabwe


Justin Raimondo
Pelosi's Betrayal

Charles Peña
Reducing the Risk of Nukes

Ivan Eland
China Returns Fire on US Human Rights Abuses

Doug Bandow
Why are We Still in Korea?

Philip Giraldi
Clueless in Gaza

David R. Henderson
How Much Is the War on Iraq Costing You?

Nebojsa Malic
Not Guilty

Alan Bock
Breaking the Presidential Pattern

Ran HaCohen
How to Live With Hunger

Praful Bidwai
From Horror, an Opportunity for Peace

Sascha Matuszak
From China to Cairo

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