Today's Highlights

What Our Mission Accomplished: Derrick Jackson
Back in the EUSSR: Nebojsa Malic
US Blocks Israel-Syria Talks: Stephen Zunes
Lebanon Palestinians Help Themselves: Dahr Jamail
The War on Terror's Grand Snafu by Ruth Conniff

 Greg Palast

Oilmen and Neocons Agree: Iraq’s total destruction is Mission Accomplished

 Jonathan Schwarz

A Tiny Revolution: Reviews former DCI Tenet’s book

 Joshua Kors

U.S. to Wounded Soldiers: “You have a ‘personality disorder.’ No benefits.”

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Updated May 3, 2007 - 9:10 PM EDT
Democrats Back Down on Iraq Timetable
  Bush Plays the Qaeda Card Again
  Report Shows Increased US Military Spending Slows Economy
Iraq's Civilian Toll Grows
  Senior Qaeda Figure Killed Not Iraq Insurgent Chief: US
  Maliki's Position Increasingly Shaky
  Bush Says al-Qaeda Is Top Enemy in Iraq
  Thursday: 2 GIs, 43 Iraqis, 4 Filipino Contractors Killed
Rice Meets With Syrian FM, Iranians Balk
  Rice Lowers Iraq Talks Expectations
  Key Countries Object to Iraq Plan
Army: No More GI Blogs, Unscreened Emails
Karzai: Afghans Losing Patience Over Civilian Killings
New Detainees Show Bush Has No Plans to Close Gitmo
After Thousands Have Died, Tenet Comes Clean  by Robert Scheer
Divide and Rule: US Blocks Israel-Syria Talks  by Stephen Zunes
Israel's Government in Thrall to Over-Mighty Military  by Bronwen Maddox
Here's What Our Mission Accomplished  by Derrick Z. Jackson
A Question for George Tenet
by Karen Kwiatkowski
Why There Was No Exit Plan
by Lewis Seiler and Dan Hamburg

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Former British DM: Cheney Overrode Bush and Rumsfeld on Iraq
House Roll Call Vote on Iraq Funding
Bush Administration Draws Up Timetable... for Israel
White House Panel Investigates Inspector General for Iraq
Rice Presses Maliki on Eve of Conference on Iraq Aid
Iraq Reconstruction Is Doomed, Ex-Chief of Global Fund Says
Lebanon's Palestinian Refugees Learn to Substitute Government
Small Iraqi Outposts Add Risks for US
Today in Iraq
Sunni Muslim Sheikhs in Iraq Join US in Fighting al-Qaeda
Iraqis Hunt Body of 'Slain' al-Qaeda Leader
In Baghdad, Survival Depends on Simpler Ways
Iraq Bans Heavy Vehicles on Baghdad Bridges
Displaced Iraqi Families Fall Victim to House Sale Scams
Wednesday: 3 GIs, 117 Iraqis Killed, 81 Wounded
Iraqi Oil Law
Iraq Sends Oil Law to Parliament
Iraqi Blocs Opposed to Draft Oil Bill
Iraqi Oil Law Will Not Settle Oilfield Dispute
Iraq's Oil Law Dispute Worsens Business Outlook
Iraq Occupation
US Unable to Determine if al-Qaeda in Iraq Leader Killed
US Jailer in Iraq Admits Mistakes, Investigator Says
Iraq Added to US Religious Freedom Watchlist
Global Iraq Fallout
US to Meet Iraq's Neighbors, but Sectarian Divisions Remain Deep
Prince Harry Iraq Deployment 'Delayed'
Cheney Iraq Role Reviewed in Britain
Poll: Few Britons Think Iraq War Was Right
Iran Official: US Talking Secretly to Terrorists in Iraq
Iraq Urges Countries to Cancel Its Debts
The War at Home
Rice Loses Another Aide as Top Arab-American Diplomat Resigns
Senate Subpoenas Gonzales on Rove E-Mail
CNN Reversal: Senator Gravel Invited to NH Debate
US Military
Blogs Chronicle War From Soldiers' Perspectives
Some SEALs Offered Up to $125,000 to Stay
Study: Brain Differences in Vets of 1991 Gulf War
Joan Baez Banned From Walter Reed Hospital
'War on Terror'
Report: Extremists Value Web as Tool
Senators Wary of Revising Wiretap Rules
Taped Conversation Between 7/7 Bombers Casts Doubt on MI5 Account
Blair Orders Review of MI5 Intelligence on Bombers
MI5 'Had Six Photos of 7/7 Ringleader'
'Terrorist's Accomplice in Tearful Confession'
US Wants Travel Restrictions on British Citizens of Pakistani Origin
Somaliland Leader Rules Out Reunion With Somalia
Mogadishu Mayor Vows to Hit 'Terrorists'
AU Forces Begin Patrols in Somalia
Mozambique Will Not Deploy Troops to Somalia
Uganda, Rebels Sign Second Agreement
Rebels Accused of Ambush in Uganda
With Ugandan Boy’s Scars, Hidden Woes
Attacks on Darfur Aid Workers Are Rising

ICC Issues Warrants for Two Darfur Suspects

Mozambique Signs US Military Pact
42 Rebels, 4 Soldiers Killed in DR Congo Military Offensive
'Hundreds' Hit in Crackdown by Mugabe
South Korean, Filipino Workers Kidnapped in Nigeria
Report: Ethiopia Worst for Press Freedom
Bush Urges Approval of Colombia Deal
Military Scandal Damages Bogotá’s Trade Aim
Atomic Treaty Talks Suspended Over Iran Objection
Major Powers Warn Iran of Possible New Sanctions
US Stresses Stark Choices for Iran
Iran's Former Nuclear Negotiator Arrested
Ahmadinejad: Iran Won't Yield on Nuclear Program
Ahmadinejad Under Fire for Embracing His Old Teacher
Iran to Boost Oil Production Capacity
Turkey Set for Early Election to End Crisis
Erdogan Condemns Annulment of Vote
Turkish Crisis Could Threaten Chance at EU Membership
US, EU Warn Turkish Military to Stay Out of Politics
Israeli Govt in Crisis
Israeli FM Calls for Olmert to Resign
Olmert Brushes Aside Calls to Resign
Hezbollah Chief 'Respects' Israel for War Report
Abbas: We Will Deal With Any Israeli PM
Peretz Says He Acted 'Wisely' During Lebanon War, Slams 2000 Withdrawal
Israel's US Envoy Says Concerned About Syrian Arms
Israel Accuses Former MP of Advising Hezbollah on Targets
Israeli Arabs Fear Accusations Against Former MP Will Lead to Mass Deportations
Palestinian Workers Go on Strike
Middle East
Israeli DM: No Hezbollah Strongholds Remain in Southern Lebanon
Jordan Defends Censorship of Weekly Newspaper
Former Afghan PM Assassinated in Kabul
Italy: US Killings of Civilians Risks Support in Afghanistan
Students Demand US Troops Leave Afghanistan After Civilian Deaths
Afghan Army Bus Bombed in Kabul
Canadian Soldiers Upset Over Afghan Abuse Allegations: Hillier
Canadian Forces Handle Some Detainees Differently, Documents Say
Azerbaijan to Double Military Contingent in Afghanistan
Afghan Insecurity Putting Pressure on NGOs
Afghans Protest Eviction of Refugees by Iran
Report: Rogue Pakistani Scientist Still Actively Involved in Proliferation
Police, Ousted Judge's Supporters Clash
US, India Eye Nuclear Breakthrough
South Korea to Seize 'Traitors' Land
North Korea Gets Less Severe on Escapees
Sri Lankan Troops Kill 13 Rebels
Bangladesh Police Probe al-Qaeda Link to Railway Bombs
Japan, US Vow Tighter Military, Security Ties
Russia to Cut Estonia Fuel Transit Amid Statue Row
'Try to Remain Civilized,' Estonian President Tells Russia
Anti-Estonia Protests Escalate in Moscow
Tenet: Putin Not Able to Track All Nukes
Why Scots Face Historic Election
Despite His Law Firm's Ties, Giuliani Slams Hugo Chavez

Justin Raimondo
In Defense of George Tenet

Nebojsa Malic
Back in the EUSSR

Philip Giraldi
A High Price to Pay for Ignorance

Ivan Eland
Missile Defense May Do
More Harm Than Good

Doug Bandow
Fight Terrorism: Get Out of Iraq

Charles Peña
Still Whacking Moles in Iraq

Alan Bock
Getting Out With Some Dignity

Ran HaCohen
The Legend of the
Removed Checkpoints

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

Praful Bidwai
From Horror, an Opportunity for Peace

Sascha Matuszak
From China to Cairo

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