Today's Highlights

Losing & Restoring the Republic: Jacob Hornberger
Empire and Nuclear Weapons: Joseph Gerson
Hypocrisy of Arab Annapolis Participants: Fisher
Realist Revenge: Jim Lobe
Turns Out Ahmadinejad Is the Honest One: Scheer

 Gareth Porter

War Party Loses a Round

 Philip Giraldi

Danger of War With Iran Remains

 Gordon Prather

Iran Never Had a Nuke Weapons Program

 Pat Buchanan

War on hold?

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Updated December 6, 2007 - 11:27 PM EST
US Wins Support for New Iran Sanctions
  Bush Calls on Iran to 'Come Clean'
  What Did Bush Know on Iran, and When Did He Know It?
US Won't Shift Marines From Iraq to Afghanistan
  Dems to Back Off Call for Iraq Timetable
Bomb Kills 16 in Quiet Baghdad District
  Cheney: Iraq to Be Self-Governing by 2009
  Pushed Out of Baghdad, Insurgents Move North
  Thursday: 22 Iraqis Killed, 24 Wounded
Evidence Ignored, Man Detained for 4 Years
  Justices Appear Divided on Detainees' Rights
Losing and Restoring the Republic
by Jacob G. Hornberger
Admiral Mullen and the Defense Budget  by Winslow T. Wheeler
Another 'Intelligence Failure' – on the Part of the Press?  by Greg Mitchell
Realist Revenge  by Jim Lobe
Empire and Nuclear Weapons
by Joseph Gerson
The Iran War Roll-Out Goes Flat
by Scott Horton

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Glaring Hypocrisy of Arab Annapolis Participants
Key Rulings on Detainee Rights
Did Morgan Spurlock Find Osama bin Laden?
Oil Showdown in Kurdistan
Iraq: Volunteer Militias to Expand
CNN: Seymour Hersh 'Vindicated' by New Iran Intel Estimate
14 Kurdish Rebels Killed 14 in Turkey
Boom Times Ahead for Dogs of War
Bolton Calls for Congressional Witch-Hunt Into Anti-Bush 'People in the Intel Community'
Iraq Occupation
Gates Says Secure Iraq Within Reach
State Dept. Contractors in Iraq Are Reined In
US Pushes Iraq to Use Calm to Build Unity
Australia's Iraq Withdrawal Won't Hurt Ties: US Official
UN Plans to Aid Iraqi Refugees
Today in Iraq
Parked Car Bombs Kill Four in Separate Attacks Across Northern Iraq
Iraqi Military: 42 People Linked to Sunni Leader Under Investigation
First Drop in Iraq's Internally Displaced: Red Crescent
10 Casualties in Car Bomb Explosion in Kirkuk
24 Cholera Deaths in Iraq in Last Four Months
Wednesday: 3 US Soldiers, 31 Iraqis Killed; 70 Iraqis Wounded
The War at Home
Iran Report Won't Slow Giuliani
Fred Thompson Doubts Iran Nuke Report
Obama: Expand National Service Programs
Ex-Ambassador Criticizes Rice Over State Department's Treatment of Gays
Bush to Visit Middle East Next Month
US Military
From Afghanistan to Iraq in a Jumpseat
US Soldier Charged in Death of Leader
Plea Deal Expected in Military Sex Case
'War on Terror'
Skeptical Supreme Court Ponders Major Guantanamo Case
Justices Grill Gitmo Detainees' Lawyer
Guantanamo Suicide Attempt Confirmed
Three Convicted in Germany of al-Qaeda Aid
Australian Spy Chief Defends Agents' Kidnapping of Medical Student, Citing National Security
12 Dead, 20 Wounded in Afghan Blast; 133rd Suicide Attack So Far This Year
Coalition Kills Several Taliban Militants
US, Afghanistan Pledge Boost in Soldiers, Military Equipment
Australia 'Lucky' Not to Have More Casualties in Afghanistan
Australian Troops in Afghanistan 'for a Decade'
US Human Rights Activists Ordered Out of Pakistan
Militants Kidnap Six Pakistani Security Personnel
Opposition Leaders to Set Poll Terms in Pakistan
Protesters Baton-Charged in Islamabad
Pakistani Judges Bear Brunt of Emergency
Doubts Raised Over Ouster of Sharif Brothers From Pakistan Polls
Sri Lanka
Tamil Tigers Lose 36 Fighters in Clashes
Bus Bombing Kills 15 in Sri Lanka
Activists Slam Mass Arrests of Tamils in Lanka
South Korea Suggests North May Miss Nuclear Date
US Envoy: North Korea Disablement on Schedule
North Korea Disablement Faces Enrichment Riddle
Opposition Candidate Cleared in Time for Korean Vote
North Korea Tells US to Drop Hostile Policy
China & Her Neighbors
Behind China's Decision to Deny US Ships From Port of Hong Kong
China Tells Carter US Should Rein in Taiwan
The Big Question: Why Is Tension Rising Between China and Japan Over the 'Rape of Nanjing'?
Myanmar Monks Get Out Message on Video
Philippine Rebels Sentenced to Life for Kidnapping
Indian PM Denies US Pressure Over Russia Nuke Deal
Vietnam Holds Two US Citizens for Petitions
Report: Children Willingly Join Guerrilla Groups in Philippines
US Says Military Notes Led to Shift on Iran
Ahmadinejad Claims Victory in Nuke Debate
Blix Surprised by US Iranian-Intel Estimate
Israel: Iranian Nuclear Program Too Costly Not to Involve Weapons
Israeli FM to Press for Iran Sanctions Despite US Inteligence Report

Sarkozy: Iran Report Reinforces Concerns

US: Iran Should Help Family of Missing American
UK Played Role in Iran Report
Army Chief: Israeli Army Ready for Incursion in Gaza
Three Palestinian Activists Killed in Israeli Artillery Attack
Palestinian Entrepreneurs Plan Two Built-From-Scratch Cities in the West Bank
Israeli Arab Leaders: a Palestinian State Is Not the Solution for Us
Abbas Says Jerusalem Settlement Growth Undermines Peace
Hamas Urges Talks With Abbas Amid Israeli Attacks
Hamas: Abbas Should Clarify His Position Towards Israel's Offensive
Livni: World Need Not Get Involved in Israel-PA Talks
Hamas Blames Schalit Impasse on Israel
Palestinians Ask for $5.8 Billion in Aid
Undercover IDF Unit Accidentally Kills PA Policeman in Bethlehem
Palestinians Urge Egypt to Supply Gaza With Fuel
Palestinian Militants Clash in Lebanon Camp
Four Blasts Rock Palestinian Base in Lebanon
UN Chief Concerned About Political Deadlock in Lebanon
Obstacles in Lebanese Army Chief's Rise
Lebanon: Berri, Siniora Voice Confidence That End of Presidential Crisis Is Near
Resigned Ministers Still Mulling Return to Lebanese Cabinet
Russia Chides US on Missile Defense Plan
Third Term for Putin Would Not Faze Most Russians
Russian Navy to Start Sorties in Mediterranean
Report: Serbia Prepares to Hit Back Over Kosovo

Kosovo Backers Seek Tough NATO Security Pledge

Battles of Britain
UK May Need to Boost Iraq, Afghanistan Budget, Lawmakers Say
UK Government Says Sorry for Lethal Afghan Crash
Henry's War: One Man's Fight Against Rendition
Greece and Macedonia to Restart Talks on Name
France Arrests ETA Suspects
Sarkozy Seals Deals as Past Hinders Algeria Visit
Venezuelan Opposition Emboldened
Chávez Turns Bitter Over His Defeat in Referendum
Chávez to Slow Revolution With Dose of Pragmatism
Venezuela to Purchase Military Transport From Russia
Bolivia's Morales Calls for Vote on His Presidency
Police Beat Dissidents in Cuban Church
Official Urges Arrest of 2 Darfur Suspects
Group Urges Swift Dispatch of UN-African Force to Darfur
Cluster Bombs
Cluster Bomb Ban Talks Open in Vienna
UK Defends Cluster Bomb
Victims Call for Ban on Cluster Bombs

Justin Raimondo
No Iran Attack?
Don't Be So Sure…

Philip Giraldi
The Anti-Iran Annapolis Conference

David R. Henderson
The Religion Called Americanism

Alan Bock
In For the Long Haul

Doug Bandow
Khrushchev's Cold War

Charles Peńa
An American in Paris

Nebojsa Malic
On the Brink

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

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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