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Blowback in the War on Terror: Anita Inder Singh
Loose Nuke Plan Subverted: Gordon Prather
Doubting Qaeda Role in Bhutto Death: Alexandrovna
Iran/Argentina Terror Frame-Up: Gareth Porter
No Sunshine for Bush in Mideast by Leon Hadar

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The Imprudence of Empire

 Les Roberts

How Many Dead Iraqis?

 Juan Cole

Iraq War Far From Over

 Gareth Porter


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Updated January 20, 2008 - 11:24 PM EST
Russia 'Might' Use Pre-Emptive Nukes
Discontent Surges in Iraq
  Mosque Raid 'Ends Southern Iraq Bloodshed' During Religious Festival
  Violence Increases and Tensions Rise Among Iraqi Shi'ites
  Injured Troops Sent Back to Iraq Amid Soldier Shortage
  Sunday: 43 Iraqis Killed, 41 Wounded
FBI 'Has Lied' to Cover Up Nuclear Spy Ring
US Plays Down Chance of Iran Resolution Soon
Al-Qaeda Sent Me to Kill Bhutto, Says Teenager
Montana Governor Foments Real ID Rebellion
Bush's Iran/Argentina
Terror Frame-Up
 by Gareth Porter
Loose Nuke Plan Subverted
by Gordon Prather
Lawbreaking Telecoms Still Conniving to Obtain Immunity From Congress  by Glenn Greenwald
Nationalists Stirring in Iraq
by Robert Dreyfuss
No Sunshine for Bush in Mideast
by Leon Hadar
The Future of Guantánamo
by Andy Worthington

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FBI 'Covers Up' File Exposing Nuclear Secrets Theft
President Making a Final Push on Foreign Policy
Why Does Johnny Come Marching Homeless?
Indicted Ex-Lawmaker as Diplomat
Under Pressure, Canada to Remove US From List of Torture States
Diplomat's Exodus Muddles India Nuclear Deal
A Week of Funerals in Gaza as Palestinians Feel Israel's Wrath
Today in Iraq
US Air Force Profs Struggle to Rebuild Iraq Air Force
Millions Mark Shi'ite Ritual in Iraq After Clashes
Scenes From a Marriage in Baghdad
Iraq Ready for Business Boom
Sadr May Reconsider Mahdi Army Freeze
Iraqi Forces Kill 20, Detain 35 Jund al-Samma Militia in Basra

Three Gunmen Captured in Southern Mosul

Attacks Continue
Inside Job: Iraq Insurgents Booby-Trap Houses
Armed Clashes Renew in Basra
Two Bodies Found Near Fallujah
Four Soldiers, Three Civilians Wounded in Mortar Attack in Mosul
Saturday: 29 Iraqis Killed, 65 Wounded
The War at Home
Pentagon's New Chemical Weapon Smells Like Terror
CIA Officers Turn to Legal Insurer
Fisher's 1972 Match Was Cold War Battle
'War on Terror'
Canada FM Regrets 'Torture List'
New Disaster Plan Will Restore Power to FEMA
US Attorney: Canadian Embassy Plotter 'The Real Deal'
Colombia Revives European Efforts Over Hostages
Peru Cabinet Chief Testifies on Fujimori Attack
Kenya’s Opposition Switches Its Tactics From Street Protests to Business Boycotts
Kenya Policeman Shot With Poisoned Arrow
Two Germans and Dutch Filmmaker Released in Kenya
State Dept: US Not Moving to Recognize Somaliland
AU Chief Renews Somali Mission, Demands More Troops
US Embassy Warns Americans in Algeria
Nigerian Militants Invite Clooney
Ethiopia Holds Many Westerners
Congo Groups Blame Each Other for Killings
Burundi Govt Builds Military Ties With Tanzania
Zimbabwe Eases Limits on Media, Security
Americans Keep Dying
After Year of Recovery From Wounds, Soldier (NY) Returns and Dies in Iraq
Civilian, Former Political Campaign Manager Killed in Kabul Hotel Attack (WA)
Woodland Mother Mourns Death of Her Marine Son (NJ)
Army Nurse (PA) Slain in Afghanistan Remembered for Heroism
Full Honors for Filipino-Born Soldier (HI) Who Died in Iraq
Teacher Says Soldier (WI) Killed in Iraq 'Found Himself' in Military
Chelsea (AL) Soldier Remembered
Sailor (NM) Supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom Lost Overboard in Arabian Sea
Soldier's Valor in Iraq Recalled in Memorial Service (CA)
Iraq Casualty Was Meramec Community College Wrestler (MO)
Iran Slams US Sanctions Drive, China Backs Dialogue
Radical Left, Iran’s Last Legal Dissidents, Until Now
UN Warns of Humanitarian Crisis as Israel Seals Gaza Crossings
Gazans Brace for More Hardship as Lockdown Sets In
UN Rights Official Slams 'Cowardly Israeli War Crime' in Gaza
PA Blames Gaza Violence on Hamas
Israeli Airstrike Kills Two Gaza Militants
Hamas Says It Foiled Fatah Plot to Assassinate Ismail Haniyeh
Black Market Cement and Power Outages: Gaza Suffers as Siege Goes On
Rockets From Gaza Plague an Israeli Town
Resentment Grows Amongst Israeli Druze
More Jerusalem Arabs Seek Israeli Citizenship
Arab League Official Meets Syrian Leaders, Assures Progress to End Lebanon Crisis
Palestinian Protesters in Syria Slam Israeli Massacres
Hezbollah Claims to Have Israeli Body Parts
Nasrallah Appears in Public First Time in a Year
Source: Nasrallah Speech Proves He Is Seeking Deal
UN Conducts Maritime Exercises Off South Lebanon's Coast
Hezbollah Decries Bush's Mideast Trip
Middle East
Bush Fails to Persuade Arab Allies
Angry Egypt Cancels Talks With EU Officials
US, Saudi Arabia Agree on Oil Stability
Turks Commemorate Killing of Journalist
US Troops Kill, Wound Two Dozen Taliban
Afghan President Calls for Unity Against Extremism
US to Deploy 500 Mine-Resistant Vehicles to Afghanistan
Teen Suspect Held in Bhutto's Killing
Pakistani Police Uncover Plot to Kill Shi'ites
Afghan Artillery Shells North Waziristan Agency
Pakistani Military Captures 40 Islamic Militants in Tribal Region
Sri Lanka Military Says It Killed 38 Rebels in North
Cambodian Police Block Mia Farrow's Darfur Rally
Thai Pro-Thaksin Party Leads Post-Coup Coalition
Battles of Britain
UK Nuclear Test Veterans Seek Day in Court
British Defense Ministry Admits It Has No Idea What Was on 400 Stolen Laptops
Official Portrait: The Poppy That Paints Blair as a Warmonger
Polish Town Leery of US Missile Defense
Serbs Choosing Course in Watershed Election
14 Suspected of Planning Spain Attack

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The Hormuz Hoax

Doug Bandow
The Great Defense Budget Black Hole

Nebojsa Malic
A Different Endgame

Charles Peña
Shocked, Shocked by Bush's Broken Promises

Philip Giraldi
US, Iran One Misstep
From the Edge

Ivan Eland
Charlie Wilson's Warlords

Alan Bock
Some Substance, Please

David R. Henderson
The Fatal Conceit in Foreign Policy

Ran HaCohen
Beware of Barak

Praful Bidwai
Nuke Deal May Trigger Midterm Polls in India

Sascha Matuszak
Chaos in the Great Game

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