Today's Highlights

The Rumor of the Century: Arash Norouzi
Time for Congress to End the War: Charley Reese
Freedom for Iraq but Tyranny to America?: Roberts
Iranian Rumblings: Alan Bock
Effecting Regime Change in Iran: Gordon Prather

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3rd CIA Officer Confirms Ron Paul On Roots of Terrorism

 Chalmers Johnson

How to Undo the Empire and Restore the Republic

 Gareth Porter

Bush Refuses to Allow Iraqi Civil War to End

 Hasan Askari Rizvi

Unrest in Pakistan; Musharraf Walks Tightrope

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Updated May 26, 2007 - 11:02 PM EDT
US Intel Predicted al-Qaeda Rise in Iraq
  Bush Signs $100 Billion Iraq War Funding Bill
  US Commander in Iraq Warns That Drawdown Will Be Slow
  White House Debating ’08 Cut in Iraq Troops by 50%
Brits Kill 8 Civilians in Air Strikes on Basra Militia
  Saturday Attacks Leave 8 GIs, 91 Iraqis Dead, 116 Iraqis Wounded
  GIs Raid Sadr Stronghold After His Return to Iraq
  Split Remains on US-Mandated Iraqi Oil Law
  Gen. Pace Admits Rising Baghdad Death Toll, Says No Idea Why
Poll: Only 11 Percent of Britons Support Iraq War
  British Prepare for Backlash After Killing Mahdi Army Chief in Basra
CBS: US Trying to Sabotage Iran's Nuclear Plants
  Report: Cheney Trying to Trap Bush Into Attack on Iran
  US 'Accusing Iran of Attacks' to Bolster Iraq Strategy
'Wiped off the Map' – The Rumor of the Century  by Arash Norouzi
How Can Bush Free Iraq When He Brings Tyranny to America?  by Paul Craig Roberts
Time for Congress To Put Its Money Where Its Mouth Is  by Charley Reese
Let Us All Become Cowards
by Arthur Silber
Effecting Regime Change in Iran
by Gordon Prather
Who’s the Real Peace Candidate?
by W. James Antle III

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Today in Iraq
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US Forces Capture Iran-Linked 'Terror Cell Leader'
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The War at Home
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Prosecutors: Up to 3 Years for Libby
Anonymous Senator Blocks Open Government Act
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US Military
CNN: Young Officers Leaving Service at 'Alarming' Rate
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Iraq Vets Stage Protest Outside Gates at US Base in Germany
Study: Sarin at Root of Gulf War Syndrome
US Statement Says Failed Missile Defense Test Proves Need for Missile Defense
'War on Terror'
Report: IRS Poor at Finding Terrorists
Revolt Against New US ID Card Grows
Senators Moves to Expand Detainee Rights
Britain Deports Man Accused of Ties to Attacker in ’05 Bombing
North Korea Test-Fires Short-Range Missiles
US Downplays North Korea Missile Tests
Rivals North Korea, South Korea Flex Military Might
South Korea Launches $1 Billion Advanced Destroyer
US Killings of Afghan Civilians Cause Friction Within NATO
Poll: Germans Oppose Mission in Afghanistan
Roadside Bombs Kill at Least 10 Afghan Police
US Under Fire Over Afghan Poppy Plan
Afghan Govt Demands British Forces Destroy Poppy Fields
Protest Against Suspension of Afghan Female MP
Canadian Soldier Killed, 2 Wounded in Southern Afghanistan
Roadside Bomb Kills 2 Pakistani Soldiers
Pakistani Elders Resign Over Raid on Militants
Musharraf Rules Out Probe Into May 12 Carnage
Pentagon: China Building Military Might
Pentagon Worries About China Space Test
China Military Boost Aimed Partly at Region: US Says
Pentagon Report on Chinese Military (.pdf)
Wary China Allows Production of Two Films Based on '37 Nanjing Massacre
DM: Japan Needs Cluster Bombs for 'Defensive Purposes'
Japanese Journalists Receive Death Threats Over War Shrine Criticism
Nepal Communists Call for End to Gurkha Recruitment
Who Is Winning Sri Lanka's War?
Suspect Detained in India Mosque Bombing
Mexico to Boost Tapping of Phones and E-Mail With US Aid
Lawmakers in Colombia Urge Firing of Mediator
US, Three Allies Meet UN Nuclear Chief Over Iran
Iranian, Europeans Meet on Nuclear Issue
US Lawmakers Propose Special Iran Rights Envoy
Iran Losing Interest in Nuclear Power Station: Russian Official
Yemen Accuses Iran of Backing Shi'ite Rebels
UK Experts Wary of Attacking Iran
Former US Defense Secretary: Unwise for Israel to Attack Iran
Israel Says Palestinian PM Was Not Air Strike Target
Israel Hits Gaza Militants With Missiles
PA Official: Next 48 Hours Crucial to Gaza Strip Cease-Fire Efforts
Poll: Government Will Collapse, Say Palestinians
US Concerned at Hamas Arrests
US: Hamas Must Stop Firing Rockets at Israel
Secret Memo Shows Israel Knew Six Day War Was Illegal
Israel, US Sources Say Views on Israel-Syria Talks Unchanged
Tight Race for Israel Labor Party Leadership
Mazarib Villager Jailed for Aiding Hezbollah During Lebanon War
Settlers Call for Reoccupation of Gaza, Construction of New Settlements
US Sends Ammo to Lebanon, Congress Passes More Aid
Lebanon Army Warns It Strike 'Forcefully' at Refugee Camp
Beirut in Talks to End Clashes With Islamists
Militants Threaten 'Seas of Blood' in Lebanon if Military Doesn't Back Off Refugee Camps
Nasrallah Warns Lebanese Govt Not to Storm Refugee Camp
Al-Qaeda Group Threatens Tourists Over Lebanon Siege
Lebanon Fears Second Summer of Woe
UN to Monitor Arms Movements Across Syria-Lebanon Border
Bombing Fails to Break Resolve of Aley Residents
Turkey Plans No Immediate Move Into Iraq: FM
Turkey’s President Vetoes Bill Allowing Direct Elections
Court Overturns Turk Officers' Sentences in Blast
US Missiles in Europe
Poles May Allow Russia to Visit Missile Site
US, Poland Upbeat on Missile Defense
Czech Leader Backs US Missile Defense
Tensions Rise in Ukraine Over Troops
President's Power Grab in Ukraine
Russian Spy Intrigue
Russian Official Says Poisoning Case Won't Hurt Ties With Britain
Russians Offer to Try Litvinenko Suspect
War Crimes Suspect Escapes From Custody in Bosnia
Spain Voting Seen as Test for Premier and His Rival
UN-AU Draw Up Plans for Large Darfur Force
US Envoy's Darfur Speech to UN 'Never Happened', Spokesman Assures
Pakistani Army Denies BBC Report It Traded Guns for Gold in Congo
Speed Boat Gunmen Snatch 10 From Nigerian Oil Ship
Amnesty Appeals for Muslim Detainees in Ethiopia
US Ambassador Sees Real Hope for Somalia's Future
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Get Your Nuclear Weapons Right Here
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Bush's Amazing Achievement

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The Cabal Strikes Back

Alan Bock
Iranian Rumblings

Doug Bandow
Winning the War, Losing the Peace

Charles Peña
Rudy Giuliani and the
Fort Dix Six

Ivan Eland
Decentralization: Iraq's Only Hope

Philip Giraldi
George Tenet Lies About
His Lies

David R. Henderson
Hail Ron Paul and Mike Gravel

Nebojsa Malic
Jihad in New Jersey

Praful Bidwai
Sanctions Aggravate Iranian Rights Situation

Ran HaCohen
The Legend of the
Removed Checkpoints

Sascha Matuszak
From China to Cairo

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