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Birds of a Feather?: Ray McGovern
Waiting for Gen. Petraeus: Alan Bock
US Viewed as Turkey's 'Greatest Threat': J. Bell
Rogue Regulator?: Gordon Prather
Reporting From Baghdad: Scott Ritter

 Eric Boehlert

American TV and Print Give Up Covering the War

 Andrew Bacevich

Iraq and Vietnam

 Andy Worthington

Jose Padilla and the Descent Into Tyranny

 Will Grigg

American Fascism

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Updated September 8, 2007 - 10:14 PM EDT
US Auditor Doubts DoD Casualty Figures
  Neocons Put on a Surge-Stravaganza
  Petraeus: Iraq Buildup Falls Short
  Petraeus Disputes Reports He Would Accept Early Iraq Withdrawal
  Democrats Mull Ditching Iraq Troop Cut Date
  Iraq Withdrawal Expenses Tough to Tally: Pentagon
Dark Side to the Iraq Plan as the Sunnis Turn
  Two Bridges Blown Up in Anbar
  Sunni Bloc Returns to Iraqi Parliament
  Saturday: 55 Iraqis Killed, 60 Wounded
  Friday: 7 GIs, 1 British Soldier, 25 Iraqis Killed; 11 Iraqis Wounded
Bin Laden Says Bush Repeating Soviet Mistakes
  NBC Transcript of bin Laden Message
  US Official Confirms Voice in Video Is Osama's
  Bin Laden Mocks Insane American Tax Burden
  Video Shows bin Laden 'in False Beard'
28 Killed as New Bombing Hits Algerian Base
Bush Clashes With South Korean President Over Korean War
Are Petraeus and Westmoreland Birds of a Feather?  by Ray McGovern
Bush Knew Saddam Had No WMD
by Sidney Blumenthal
Dems Prepare to Roll Over Again
by Joshua Holland
Leave Pakistan Alone  by Rajan Menon
DoD 101  by Laurence M. Vance
Rogue Regulator?  by Gordon Prather

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Rank-and-File Dems Criticize Leadership for Backing Off Antiwar Pledges
Text of Gen. Petraeus' Letter to US Forces
Five-Nation Naval Drill Presages 'Asian NATO'?
Bleak Reports on Iraq Fuel Senate Debate
Despite Iraq Reports, Troops' Future Is Set: No Changes Until April
Iraq's Many Armies
US Viewed as Turkey's 'Greatest Threat'
No Missile Deal for Putin, Bush
Ethiopia Says It Detained US Troops
Baghdad Policeman: Who Are They to Tell Us We Are Corrupt?
Today in Iraq
Talabani Won't Approve Former DM's Execution
Saudi Paper: Chemical Ali, Others to Hang Tomorrow
Flying Iraq's Unfriendly Skies
Blaming Politics, Iraqi Antigraft Official Vows to Quit
British Special Forces Man Killed in Central Iraq
Gunmen Kill Three Civilians Near Kirkuk
Friday: 7 GIs, 1 Briton, 25 Iraqis Killed; 11 Iraqis Wounded
Global Iraq Fallout

Britain 'Backed US Decision to Disband Saddam's Army'

Turkey Extends Duration of 'Security Zones'
Syria Discards Entry Visas for Iraqis
Bare Bums Protest Aims Anti-Iraq War Message at Bush
The War at Home
Mounted Police Break Up Antiwar Press Conference in Washington
Senate Passes Bill on Cluster Bomb Use
Key Democrat: No More Iraq Funds Without Limits
Lieberman Rejects New Democrat Compromise on Iraq Withdrawal
Pentagon Offers Sept. 11 Tours This Weekend
Judge Convicts Peace Activists of 'Blocking Elevator'
'War on Terror': Germany
Germany Mulls Terror Training as Crime
German Suspect 'Linked to 9/11 Attacker'
Germans Probe Global Terror Link
Germany Considers Increased Spying on Muslims
Germany Considers Increased Spying on Muslims
Germans Concerned About Muslim Converts
'War on Terror'
Hayden: CIA Had Fewer Than 100 Prisoners
Lax Biosecurity Blamed for UK Outbreak
Britain Arrests Terror Suspect Deported From Pakistan
Group: Tunisia Breaks Guantanamo Pledge
Somali Opposition to Discuss Military Strategy Against Ethiopia
Heavy Clashes Erupt in Some Parts of Mogadishu
Somali PM Meets Islamic Leader in Djibouti
Darfur Rebels Disappointed by Ban's Visit
Chad Says It Will Help UN Darfur Peace Moves
Global Iraq Fallout
Congo FM Calls on Uganda to Withdraw Forces
US Warns of al-Qaeda Attacks in Nigeria
Tuareg Rebels Seize Niger Troops
Islamists Set for Gains in Slow Morocco Polls
US Worried About Serbia's Divergent Signals on Kosovo
EU Rejects 'Very Dangerous' Kosovo Partition
Russia and the US Accused of Secret Deal to Protect Karadzic
Nagorno-Karabakh President Inaugurated
Poland's Parliament Votes for Early Election
Fiji Leader Condemned, Faces Sanctions
Putin Signs Uranium Pact With Australia
Weekend Reviews
Outing the 'Israel Lobby'
Redacted a Shocking and Deeply Moving Iraq Drama
China: Fragile Superpower
In the Valley of Elah Is a Damning Indictment of the Iraq War
UN Nuclear Inspection Deal With Iran Is Necessary: ElBaradei
US Judge Fines Iran $2.65 Billion for Terrorism
Rafsanjani Urges Talks With West
US Sees Potential Merit to Iran Cooperation Plan
Mortar 'Made in Iran' Killed British Soldier, Claims Inquest
Syria-Israel Bombing Incident Shrouded in Mystery
Israeli Sports Minister: Israeli Planes Enter Syria Daily, Incident 'Won't Spark War'
Iran Blasts Israeli 'Violation of Syrian Airspace'
Arab League Slams Israeli Airspace Violation Into Syria
Israeli Warplanes Penetrate Lebanese Air Space
US Leaders Speak
Gaza Clashes Likened to Intifada
Hamas Police Break Up Banned Gaza Prayers
PLO Calls on Gazans to Protest Against Hamas
Quarter of Jewish Israelis Doubt Israel Will Exist Long-Term
Israeli General: Has to Be Clear Who Won Our Next War
Arab League Says Settlement Pullout Condition for Negotiations
Report: Israeli Vice PM Offers Palestinians Broad West Bank Pullout
Israelis Returning to Sinai
Afghanistan Mission Faces 'Real Difficulties' Says French Minister
Canadian General Says Troop Shortage Is Hindering Afghanistan Gains
Afghan Police Lose Ground Previously Won by Canadians
Afghan Police Seek Kidnapped De-Miners
Romanian Soldier Dies in Afghanistan
Afghan Poppy Industry Eludes US Control
California Airman Killed in Afghanistan; Death Under Investigation
Spy Chief Skirts Ransom Question on Hostages
NATO Chief Urges Kabul to Do More Against Drugs Trade
Musharraf Reopens Charge Against Sharif
Pakistan to Arrest Sharif's Brother
Benazir’s Climb to Power: US Repeats Itself
Musharraf Gets Minor Victory From Court
Explosions in Northern Pakistan Destroys 40 Music Shops
Indian Lawmaker, State Minister Escape Bid on Lives by Maoists
Relatives of Mumbai Bomb Plotter Get Bail
North Korea
North Korea Invites 3 Nations for Nuke Survey
US Nuclear Experts Invited to North Korea
UN: North Korea Needs Immediate Food Aid
40 Years Later, Seized USS Pueblo Is Tourist Draw in North Korea
China Warns Taiwan of 'High Danger'
Pentagon Fears 'Electronic War' With China
Myanmar Junta Blames Exiles for Unrest
With Signs of Resistance Continuing, Myanmar Offers Rare Concessions
Mynamar Buddhist Monks Trash Electronics Shop 'in Protest'
US Says Wargames Not Aimed at China, Iran

Terror Suspect Arrested in Philippines


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Ron Versus the Huckster

Alan Bock
Waiting for Gen. Petraeus

Praful Bidwai
Five-Nation Naval Drill Presages 'Asian NATO'?

Doug Bandow
China: Fragile Superpower

Nebojsa Malic
Drawing the Line

Charles Peña
Close, but No Cigar

Sascha Matuszak
Politicize It

Philip Giraldi
Who's Killing American Soldiers in Iraq?

David R. Henderson
Myths and Truths About Iran

Ivan Eland
The State Perpetuates Itself
by Failing

Ran HaCohen
Palestine: Blood Is in the Air

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