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Today's Highlights

A Conservative View of Iran: Philip Giraldi
Israeli Air Strike Aimed at Iran: Gareth Porter
Media Negligence on Somalia: Ramzy Baroud
Osama's Man in America: Leon Hadar
Crackpot Realism Is Riding High: Robert Higgs

 Aaron Glantz

Support the Troops

 Scott Horton

Antiwar Radio Squared

 Larisa Alexandrovna

Syria, Iran, Plame and Sibel

 Chris Floyd

Everyone Climb in the Handbasket

Original Letters Blog US Casualties Iraqi Casualties Contact Donate

Updated November 20, 2007 - 8:17 PM EST

McClellan Implicates Bush, Cheney in Plame Lie

Sects Unite to Battle al-Qaeda in Iraq

  US Accuses Award-Winning News Photographer in Iraq of Insurgent Ties

US Denies US Guards Detained by Iraqi Troops After Shooting

  Northern Iraq Now Tops Regions in Violence

Tuesday: 2 Coalition Soldiers, 62 Iraqis Killed; 21 Iraqis Wounded

35 Killed in Fresh Pakistan Fighting, 1000s Flee
  White House: US Can't Do Much About Pakistan
  Bhutto's Backflip as Court Approves Musharraf in Election

Afghan Suicide Attack Kills Seven

  Oxfam: Too Much Aid to Afghanistan Wasted

UN: With a State, Somalia Now Worse Than Darfur

Crackpot Realism Is Riding High
by Robert Higgs
The Geneva Conventions, the Constitution, and Mukasey's Conscience  by Nat Hentoff
The Threat From Terrorism Does Not Justify Slicing Away Our Freedoms by Timothy Garton Ash
War Is a Government Program
by Sheldon Richman
Osama's Man in America  by Leon Hadar
Somalia: What the Media Failed to Report  by Ramzy Baroud

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Haven't Gone to War? You're About To

Iraq Says the Worst Is Over in Baghdad

Iraq Not Worth the Money, Lives Lost, Lawmakers Say

Giuliani Adviser Accused of Misquoting Ayatollah to Push for Invasion

Israel's Syrian Air Strike Was Aimed at Iran

Edwards Hits Anew at Clinton on Iran

Iraq Security Forces Crack Down
on Sadr Militants
Today in Iraq

Rising Player With a Vision for Shi'ite Iraq

Iraqi Parliament Adjourns De-Ba'athification Law Debate

Trial Seen for Two Corrupt Iraqi Officials

Kidnapped Iraqi Reporter Freed

Three Players and Assistant Coach of Iraq's Soccer Team Seek Asylum

Iraqi Kurdistan Bans Journalists From Visiting PKK Bases

Baghdad Glimpses of Life in a City Yearning for Normalcy

Baghdad Starts to Exhale as Security Improves

Monday: 35 Iraqis Killed, 28 Wounded
Contractor Controversies

US Prosecutors Subpoena Blackwater Employees

Crescent Security Says Five Hostages Taken in Iraq Are Alive

Refugee Crisis

UN to Assist Iraq on Return of Relocated, Refugees

Canada to Fast-Track Iraq Immigration

Occupying Iraq


The War at Home

Twenty Thousand Protest at Ft. Benning: Eleven Face Federal Criminal Trials

Homeland Security Adviser Resigns

A Death Shrouded by War, Mystery

Marine Whistleblower Shunned for Taping Lying Commander

Military Chaplains: Being a Cog of Conscience in the Killing Machine

Fox Host 'For Tasing Anyone in Code Pink' After Hillary Heckled


Three Policemen Killed by Suicide Bomber in Afghanistan

Suicide Attack in Afghanistan Kills Governor's Son

UN: Many Afghan School Bombing Victims Actually Shot by Guards in Aftermath

Drones Will Replace Manned Aircraft Squadron in Afghanistan


Pakistan Launches Assault on Militant Stronghold

Pakistan's Bhutto Meets US Envoy After Talks Plea

Bhutto Has Penchant for Contradiction

Pakistani Opposition Figure Imran Khan 'on Hunger Strike'

Sharif Refuses to Shake Hands With Musharraf

Pakistanis Crave Fresh Faces in Politics

Pakistani Group Holds Annual Muslim Gathering Despite Ban

US-Pak Involvement

US Stresses Investment in Pakistan Rather Than in Musharraf

Pentagon Draws Up Plans to Train, Expand Pakistan's Frontier Corps


Kosovo Warned Over Independence Moves

Where Schusses Overcome Kosovo's Ethnic Schisms

New Bid to Break Kosovo Stalemate as Deadline Nears


US, Russia Agree on Plutonium Disposal

Spanish Bishop Apologizes Over Church's Role in Civil War


Chávez Faces Opposition From Own Ranks


Nobel Laureate: Iran Nuclear Work Not Worth War

Iranian Kurdish Refugees Dream of Return

Venezuela's Chávez Visits Iran

Mideast Peace Summit

Expectations Low for US-Mideast Peace Talks

Israel Setting Tone for Talks

Israeli PM Says Real Negotiations After Annapolis Meeting

Olmert and Abbas Try for Joint Text

Negotiations on a Knife-Edge Ahead of Middle East Summit

EU Pledges to Back Any Israeli-Palestinian Peace Deal With Aid

Israel Takes Steps to Attract Arab States to Peace Talks


Israeli Army Chief Opposes Prisoner Releases

Olmert Acts to Bolster Abbas

Palestinian Hospital: Nine-Year-Old Dies After Israel Bans Travel for Treatment

Gaza Fuel Cuts Won't Harm Humanitarian Minimum, Israeli Military Assures Court

Israeli Troops Open Fire on Alleged 'Terrorists' Climbing Gaza Barrier

UN: New Israeli Restrictions Curtailing Aid to Palestinians

Blair Announces Projects to Help Boost Palestinian Economy

As Order Slides, Palestinian Women Face Honor Killings

Olmert to Remove Unauthorized Outposts


Lebanese Gripped by Fear Over Election Tug-of-War

France's Kouchner Frustrated in Lebanon


Jordan's Struggle With Islamism

Jordanian Vote Will Be Unfair, Critics Contend

Middle East

Assad Warns of Dangerous Peace Summit

Explosions Rock Headquarters of Turkish Political Parties

1997 Massacre Changed Egypt's Tourism

Algeria Says Suspect Held With 800kg Explosives


Somalia Human Rights Group Shut Down

French Navy Escorts Somali Aid to Deter Pirates

Ethiopia Bombs Ogaden Villages


30 Ugandan Rebels Surrender to UN

Uganda Rebels Accuse Government of Orchestrating Defections


Nigeria Won't House Africom

Angolan President Will Extradite Nigerian Militants

Niger Raid Leaves 'Ghost Town'

UN and AU Envoys Hold More Meetings With Darfur Rebels

China Offers Kenya Military Aid

Southeast Asia

Myanmar's Detained Suu Kyi Meets Junta Minister

Surprise Pressure From Myanmar's Neighbors


Corruption Threatens Indonesia's Anti-Terror Bid

Indian Air Force Keen on War Games With China

Poland Has Doubts

Poland Having Second Thoughts About Participating in US Missile Defense

Polish Troops May Train, Not Fight in Iraq: Minister


Justin Raimondo
Wars to Watch Out For

Philip Giraldi
A Conservative View of Iran

David R. Henderson
Why Attack Iran?

Alan Bock
Lebanon: The Next Civil War?

Doug Bandow
Worshipping the Military, or the Society it Defends?

Charles Peńa
Fred Thompson and the Kitchen Sink

Ivan Eland
Bush's Role in Bringing
Pakistan to the Abyss

Nebojsa Malic
From Beneath You It Devours

Ran HaCohen
The Israeli Right Has a Peace Plan

Praful Bidwai
Nuke Deal May Trigger Midterm Polls in India

Sascha Matuszak
Chaos in the Great Game

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