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Secret Bush 'Finding' Targets Iran: Andrew Cockburn
The Candidates' Similarities: Alan Bock
Lieberman's Tough Questions: Gordon Prather
Fabricated 'Bioterrorism' Case Collapses: W. Fisher
Moderate US Jews Must Find Their Voice: Ben-Ami

 Joshua Snyder

US Out of Korea!

 Bruce Gagnon

Every Great Empire Needs a Death Star

 Philip Giraldi

Intelligence Estimate

 Mark Vonnegut

Armageddon in Retrospect

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Updated May 3, 2008 - 9:47 PM EDT
Secret Bush 'Finding' Targets Iran
  Iraq Presents 'Proof' of Iranian Meddling
Bush Asks to Push Total War Cost to $875 Billion
  Gen. Sanchez Accuses Bush Administration of 'Gross Incompetence'
US Missiles Wound 23 Near Baghdad Hospital
  Iraq: US Has No Claim to Oil Boom
  Turkey Says Kills 150 PKK Rebels, Group Denies It
  Iraq's Shi'ite Clerics Deeply Divided on Militia Crackdown
  Saturday: 6 Americans, 2 Georgians, 44 Iraqis Killed; 122 Iraqis Wounded
US Attack Undermines UN Somalia Talks
  Somalia – East Africa's New Afghanistan?
  Somali Fighters Threaten Revenge Against US After Airstrike
Fabricated 'Bioterrorism' Case Collapses
Gates Says US Could Eye Expanded Afghanistan Role
Keeping Troops Overseas Isn't as Trouble-Free as McCain Says  by Susan Taylor Martin
For Israel's Sake, Moderate US Jews Must Find Their Voice  by Jeremy Ben-Ami
Protect America, Not Just George Bush  by Stephen Mathis
Bomb Bomb Iran, Clinton-Style
by Ximena Ortiz
Five Years, Two Words, No Letup
by Dana Milbank
Lieberman's Tough Questions
by Gordon Prather

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Unmanned US Spy Plane Crashes in Iraq
US Marines Toast Tilt-Rotor Aircraft's Iraq Debut
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Global Iraq Fallout
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The War at Home
Ex-Iraq Power Minister Bails Out US Bribery Suspect
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McCain Clarifies Remark About Oil, Iraq War
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US Military
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Lawmakers Seek Probe of Pentagon Public Relations Program
Pat Tillman's Mother Still Not Sure She's Being Told the Truth
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Pentagon OK's Revamped Lockheed Missile Program
Pentagon Plans National Mental Health Campaign
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VA Adds $2 Million for PTSD Center
US Ponders Guantánamo Closure as Bush Term Ends
Freed Gitmo Journalist: Torture Is Terrorism
Detainee: US Insulted Islamic Symbols at Guantánamo
'War on Terror'
Court-Approved Wiretapping Rose 14 Percent in '07
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Cheney Says War on Terror Is on Right Track
Major al-Qaeda Leaders Killed or Captured
Group Tries to Shake Terrorism Label
US Rejects Canadian's 'Child Soldier' Defense
Canada Wants Terrorism Suspect Taken Off Watch List
Mugabe to Contest Zimbabwe Run-Off, MDC Cries Foul
Zimbabwe Opposition Willing to Share Power With Ruling Party
Zimbabwe Ruling Party to Fight 52 MDC Seats in Court
What Next in Zimbabwe's Election Process?
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Key Facts About Zimbabwe's Tsvangirai
Key Facts About Zimbabwe's President Mugabe
Zimbabwe: Its People, Land and Economy
Recent Events in Zimbabwe at a Glance
Chronology: Aftermath of Zimbabwe's Crucial Elections
Somali PM Reported to Be Attempting Disarmament Effort
UN Ignored Peacekeeper Abuses in Congo, Group Says
EU Troops Searching Chad for Aid Worker's Killers
Rights Groups Press for Investigation Into Kenya Torture
Uganda DM Warns Army Against Land Grabs
Fiji Deports Second Newspaper Publisher
US Holds Off Ending Diplomatic Ties With Belarus
US to Seek New Missile Site if Polish Talks Fail
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Major Powers Agree New Incentives Offer to Iran
Top Cleric Vows Crushing Response if Iran Attacked
Iraq's Tricky Relationship With Iran
Full Text of Major Powers' Announcement on Iran
US Treasury: Private Sector Is 'Best Ally' Against Iran
Iran Says Russia Atomic Cargo Received From Azeris
Envoy: Iran Backs Maliki Crackdown on Militias
Tehran Plays Down Iraqi Delegation Visit to Iran
Iranians Suspected of Monitoring Lebanese Anti-Syrian Figure
Ahmadinejad Rival Tells Iran MPs to Target Inflation
Quartet Opens Door to Ending Hamas Isolation
Mideast Quartet Presses Israel Over Settlements, Gaza Blockade
Israeli Army Blames Militants for Gaza Deaths
US Envoy Cuts Short Hebron Trip After Clash With Settlers
Israel's Tactics Thwart Attacks, With Trade-Off
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High Prices Force UN to Cut Palestinian Refugees's Food Aid
Police Question Israeli PM About Foreign Campaign Donations
Hezbollah Says They Are Proud to Be on the US Terrorist List
Lebanese PM Supports 'Special' Relations With Syria
Syrian Messages Relayed to Livni Through Turkish FM
Middle East
Motorcycle Bomb Explodes Outside Yemen Mosque, Killing 18
Jordan Drops Charges Against al-Zarqawi After His Death
A Day of Skirmishing for Marines in Southern Afghan Town
On the Afghan Border, US Troops Await the Rockets
Food Crisis Leaves Many Afghans Desperate
Afghan TV Dispute Deepens
Pakistan Coalition Averts Collapse With Deal to Restore Ousted Judges
Pakistan Parliament to Consider Restoring Judges May 12
Musharraf Set to Block Judges' Return
Pressure Mounts for Reassessment of US Strategy in Pakistan
Taliban May Release Kidnapped Envoy Soon
China & Her Neighbors
China Has Secret Nuclear Submarine Base: Jane's
Chinese Nuclear Submarines Prompt 'New Cold War' Warning
Dalai Lama Envoys Travel to China for Talks
China Condemns Dalai Lama Ahead of Planned Talks
Tibet Official: Lhasa Riots Political Not Ethnic
Around 20 Detained in Hong Kong Olympic Protests
Taiwan Loses $30 Million in Diplomatic Bungle
Myanmar 'Forces' Civil Servants to Vote for Charter
Myanmar Voters Lists Released
Myanmar's Suu Kyi on Voter List for Referendum
UN Calls for Myanmar Referendum to Be Inclusive
US Navy Research Lab Under Microscope in Indonesia
US in Landmark Contact With Nepal Maoists
Army: 30 Fighters Killed in Sri Lanka
US Religious Rights Panel Wants Vietnam, Pakistan Blacklisted
Bolivia's Richest Province Seeks Autonomy, Raising Fear of Political Crisis
Chavez Best Hope for Colombia's Betancourt: Husband
Weekend Reviews
The CIA and the Rot of the Empire
Losing Iraq
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Abu Ghraib Film Obscures Truth
Flight of the Neocons
The Man Who Pushed America to War
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Divert, Distract, and Demonize

Alan Bock
The Candidates' Similarities

Doug Bandow
Christianity and War

Nebojsa Malic
Much Ado About Nothing

Sascha Matuszak
The Sword Is Blunted

Ivan Eland
Quagmires, Wacky Personnel Policies Strain All-Volunteer Military

Charles Peña
Whither the Price of Oil?

Philip Giraldi
Jimmy Carter Gets the Point

David R. Henderson
John Yoo's Dilemma

Ran HaCohen
Israel Says 'No'

Praful Bidwai
India to Pay a Price For Launching Israeli Spy Satellite

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