Today's Highlights

Why Won't We Take a 'Yes' on Iran?: J. Raimondo
An Attack on Internet Freedom: Rep. Ron Paul
The Zero-Sum Fiasco: Dilip Hiro/Tom Engelhardt
Traveling Light: Kathy Kelly
Creating Another War in the Balkans?: Doug Bandow

 Robert Stinnett

Treason at Pearl Harbor

 Trita Parsi

New Equation in the Gulf

 Wayne Barrett

Giuliani’s Ties to KSM and Osama’s Friend

 Scott Ritter

Cheney’s Iran Policy Still Stands

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Updated December 7, 2007 - 10:20 PM EST
Israel Warns Iran to Cooperate or Face Attack
  Is Iran NIE a Blessing in Disguise for Israel?
  Rice Wins Support for New Iran Sanctions
  White House Seeks to Clarify Iran Stance
  Cheney: No Reason to Doubt the New Intelligence Report on Iran
$1 Billion in Military Equipment Lost in Iraq
  Female Suicide Bomber Targets Anti-al Qaeda Group, Kills 16
  US Commander Says al-Qaeda in Iraq Still a Dangerous Foe
  Anti-al-Qaeda Fighters Can't Bank on Iraq Army Jobs: US Official
  Iraq Must Cut Food Rations in 2008: Trade Minister
  Friday: 39 Iraqis Killed, 45 Wounded
Budget Battle Hinges on Iraq
  Democrats Could Fund Afghanistan Only, Not Iraq, Pelosi Says
  Iraqi Officers Go Missing in the US
  Military Families Question Iraq War as Support for Bush Slips
CIA Interrogation Videotapes Destroyed
  Lawmakers Back Limits on Interrogation Tactics
  US Probe Links 'Illegal Alien' FBI/CIA Agent, Terrorist Group
  Is Breyer Floating a Guantanamo Solution?
The 9/11 Atrocity and Pearl Harbor
by Patrick Foy
'Homegrown Terror' Act an Attack on Internet Freedom?  by Rep. Ron Paul
Why Bush's Troop Surge Won't
Save Iraq
 by Juan Cole
The McCain Doctrine  by Bruce Fein
Traveling Light  by Kathy Kelly
The Zero-Sum Fiasco
by Dilip Hiro and Tom Engelhardt

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Bush Sends Letter to North Korean Leader
Bush Seeks Nuclear Disclosure From Kim
As Debate Rages, US Intel Official Defends New Iran Report
Review of Iran Intelligence to Be Sought
Iraqi Parliament Closes Shop for Month
Refugees Caught Between Deportation, Death Threats
Iraq Incorporates Tribal Squads Into Security Forces
US Presses on With Missile Defense Plan
Pakistan Courts Frozen by Lawyers' Boycott
Iraq Occupation
Pentagon Cites Poor Controls for Iraq Fund
Gates Says Iraqi Leaders Feel Pressure
Petraeus Says Cleric Helped Curb Violence
Iraqis Turn to US for Municipal Services
US Plans to Form Job Corps for Iraqi Security Volunteers
State Dept. Retains Manager of Troubled Embassy Project
Today in Iraq
Red Cross Visits Iraq Govt Detainees
Iraqi Legal System Burdened by War's Wake
Iraq: 'Honor Killings' Persist in Kurdish North
Senior al-Qaeda-Linked Group Leader Detained in Mosul
Paper: Gunmen Turn Mosul Into Major Hub for Armed Operations in Iraq
Specialist Doctors a Vanishing Breed in Iraq
Iraq’s New Cardinal Holds First Mass in Irbil Church
Iraqi Politics
Iraq: Shi'ite, Sunni Lawmakers Argue in Chamber
Iraq: Sunni Legislator Among Political Untouchables
Baghdad Press Urges Revolt Against Financial, Administrative Corruption
Iraqi Refugees
Heading Back Home to Iraq
Jordan: Iraqi Asylum-Seekers Fall Victim to Resettlement Scams
Attacks Continue
Basra Police Chief Laments Lack of Security in His War-Stricken Iraqi Province
Iraq: Villagers Protest al-Qaeda Attacks
Nine Killed in Attack on Iraq Checkpoint
A Look at War-Related Violence in Iraq
Thursday: 25 Iraqis Killed, 24 Wounded
The War at Home
Despite Growing Optimism, 53% Still Want All American Troops Out of Iraq by End of 2008
Iraq War Dominates News Coverage
US Agency’s Slow Pace Endangers Foreign Aid
Treasury Moves to Freeze Assets of 7 People With Suspected Ties to Iraqi Insurgency
US Military
The Army's $200 Billion Makeover
Timeline: Army Modernization and Future Combat Systems
Combat: US Marines' Mv-22 Osprey Test
Comeback: Marine Rehabs to Get Fit Again for War
'War on Terror'
Defense Challenges Status of Guantánamo Detainee
Guantánamo Detainee Fears Being Shipped to Algeria
Detainee’s Loyalty to bin Laden Is at Issue in Hearing
Spies Relying More on 'Open Sources'
ABC Warns of Terror Fears in Wake of Non-Terrorist Mall Shooting
Six-Week Detention Sought for UK Terror Suspects
'Lyrical Terrorist' Sentenced Over Extremist Poetry
BBC Paid for Accused Terrorists and Preacher to Go Paintballing
Extremist Can't Challenge UK Transfer Ruling
Diplomats: No Russian Buildup on Border
Russia May Flex Muscle After Dec. 12
Communists to Appeal Putin Election Victory

Thousands March in Latest Youth Rally for Putin

Russia Court Orders Reporter Released
Russia Extradites Uzbek Man
Serbia Warns of a New Balkan War as Peace Talks Over Kosovo Fail
Mediators Prepare Kosovo Report
Kosovo Mediator Seeks Retraction of Serb Comment
NATO Agrees to Keep Kosovo Force Strong
Prodi Narrowly Wins Italy Senate Confidence Vote
Italian Senate Backs Deportation of 'Dangers to Society'
Ukraine President Nominates Ally for Premier
Call to Ban Basque Party
UN Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia
Bush Told in August Iran May Have Halted Nuclear Program
Iran Ambitions Not 'Benign,' US Spy Official Says
Two-Thirds of Israelis Oppose Attack on Iran: Poll
Gates: Too Early to Say if Iran Has Cut Arms Supply to Iraqi Insurgents
Britain to Press for More Sanctions Against Iran: Miliband
China Studying US Intel Report on Iran
Ahmadinejad: Rock Star in Rural Iran
Tehran to Get 'Special Police Stations for Women'
Mideast Peace Moves
Olmert and Abbas Plan for First Post-Annapolis Talks
Abbas Rejects Concept of State With Provisional Borders
Livni to Push for International Force in Gaza
Fatah 'Ready to Unite With Hamas'
Abbas Open to Hamas Talks if It Cedes Gaza Control
More Gazans Turn Away From Hamas as Fatah Heads Toward Peace Talks
UN Chief: Israel's Settlement Expansion Plan 'Not Helpful'
Israeli Settlers Respond to Annapolis and Barak's Offer With Two New Initiatives
Israeli Minister Cancels UK Trip Over Fears of 'War Crimes' Arrest
Two Israeli Arabs Arrested on Suspicion of Planning Attacks
Israeli Reserve Soldiers Shun Training Drill
US Wants Details on Plan to Build Homes in East Jerusalem
Fuel Crunch Adds to Misery in Gaza Strip
Three Israeli Journalists Probed Over Travel to 'Enemy States'
Palestinian Student Trades Rifle for Amnesty and Quest for Peace
Israel Tried to Stop North Korea’s Missile Sales
Lebanon President Talks Stalled
Politicians Expect Another Lebanon Presidential Vote Delay
NATO Says 17 Taliban Killed in Air Strikes
Operation Under Way to Take Taliban Town: Military
Kabul Army Bus Suicide Attack Kills at Least 13: Defense Ministry
'Danger for Aid Workers Increasing in Afghanistan'
Afghan 'Super Envoy' Idea Faces Obstacles
Bush's Pakistan Policy Criticized
Pakistani Protesters Eager for Bhutto-Sharif Deal
Pakistani Army Claims Major Gains Against Pro-Taliban Militants in Swat Valley
Pakistan: Sharif's March to Home of Deposed Justice Blocked
Explosion in SW Pakistan Kills Soldier, Four Wounded
Detained Pakistani Seeks to Revive Judiciary Cause
Lawyers-Police Scuffle Leaves 12 Injured in Pakistan
Pakistani Opposition Supporters Arrested in UK
Terror Warning in Indian Capital
Five Unmarked Graves Found in India
China Warns US to Keep Out of Taiwan
Chinese Fury at Cyber Spy Claims
China Media Less Aggressive in Foreign Coverage
EU Mission Sounds Nepal Warning
Sri Lanka Warns of More Rebel Attacks Against Civilians
Myanmar: Grievances Will Lead to More Unrest
Paris Bombing Kills One, Injures Another
French 'Reparation' for Algerians
Prosecutor Says Sudan Is Violating UN Decree
UN Experts: Sudan Military Still Targets Civilians in Darfur
Sudan Rejects UN Darfur Criticism
Lack of Donated Copters Harms Darfur Effort, UN Leader Says
Rice Tries to Goad African Leaders
Nigeria Oil Peace Deal 'a Stunt'
Congolese Women in Rape Crisis
Seven Convicted Over Deadly Tonga Riot
Solomons PM Holds Out Olive Branch to Australia

Justin Raimondo
Iran: Why Won't We Take Yes For An Answer?

Doug Bandow
Creating Crisis: Another War in the Balkans?

Philip Giraldi
The Anti-Iran Annapolis Conference

David R. Henderson
The Religion Called Americanism

Alan Bock
In For the Long Haul

Charles Peña
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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