Today's Highlights

Obama Stand Up to War Party?: Justin Raimondo
'Atrocity-Producing Situations': Hedges/Engelhardt
Australia Bolts Iraq Over Bush Lies: Ray McGovern
Winter Soldiers Hit the Streets: Dahr Jamail
The Israel Lobby Wins: Pepe Escobar

 Christopher Ketcham

Total Police State Ahead, No U-Turns

 Matthis Chiroux

I Ain't Marchin' Anymore

 Victor Navasky

Now This is a Major Turning Point

 Gordon Prather

IAEA Continues to Acquit Iran

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Rice Calls Dialogue With Iran Pointless


Fallon Denies Resigning Over Iran


Olmert Talks Tough on Iran's Nuclear Program

Obama Vows to Stop Iran From Having Nukes
  Obama at AIPAC: Key Excerpts
US-Iraq Security Pact Shapes Up as Major Battle
  Soldiers Admit 'Drop Weapons' to Cover Up Killing Innocent Iraqis
  Wednesday: 3 US Soldiers, 65 Iraqis Killed; 118 Iraqis Wounded
New Release Expected From Zawahiri
  Accused 9/11 Mastermind Prepares for Arraignment
  Gitmo Guards Think Canadian Juvenile Khadr a 'Good Kid'
Parliament Votes to Let US War Resisters Stay in Canada
'Atrocity-Producing Situations'
by Chris Hedges and Tom Engelhardt
Australia Bolts Iraq Over Bush's Lies  by Ray McGovern
Me and Scott McClellan, Brothers in Arms  by Eric Boehlert
Obama and McCain Are Both Wrong  by Sheldon Richman
The Officers' War  by Tara McKelvey
John McCAIPAC  by Matthew Rothschild

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Winter Soldiers Hit the Streets

Judge Dismisses Obstruction Charge in Haditha Case

Looking for Payoff in Iraq

Waxman Seeks Plame Leak Papers

Bush Focused on Mideast 'Big Picture'

Senator Warns of a 'Crisis' in Pentagon Cost Overruns

US Opens Site for Processing Iraqi Refugees

Gates Wins No Promises on Asia Trip for Help on Afghanistan
US-Iraq Security Pact

Iraq Says Likely to Miss Deadline for US Pact

Spokesman: Iraq Rejects Any Article Within Long-Term Agreement That Violates Sovereignty

Today in Iraq

Iraq Kurd PM Says Ready for Power-Sharing in Kirkuk

MP: Kurds Blocking Diyala's Water

Kurdish Official: Iraq Should Sharply Boost Oil Output

Turkey to Open Consulate in Basra in June

Abducted Doctors Released in Iraq After Paying Ransom

Thousands of Detainees Released in Iraq

Iraqi Parliament Votes to Postpone Evicting Families from Govt Buildings

Restaurateur Defies Baghdad Bombers

Refugee Crisis

US Says Iraq Should Promote Refugees' Return

Iraqi Families Returning to Sadr City

Attacks Continue

Death Toll From Bombing in Iraq's Mosul Rises to 13

Tuesday: 1 US Soldier, 18 Iraqis Killed; 34 Iraqis Wounded
Occupying Iraq

With Iraq Toll Down, US More Optimistic

US Captures Suspects in Separate Iraqi Raids

The War at Home

Shell-Shocked Iraq Veterans Housed Next to Firing Range in US

Family Asks Army to Reopen Pfc. Suicide Case

Military Commission Head Contradicts Pentagon's Version of Judge's Dismissal

US Military

Army Sexual Assaults Top All Services Combined

Navy Sees Future With Drones for Spying but Not Fighting

US May Buy Military Planes from Brazil

Banning Military Propaganda Could Be Hard to Do

Examples of Past War Propaganda

'War on Terror'

US Charges British Resident at Gitmo

Lawyers Fear for Detainee's Sanity

Judge Cancels Convictions of 3 Islamic Leaders

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty in Alleged Terror Plot

US to Require Online Travel Registration

Likelihood of Terrorist Attacks in Saginaw River 'Pretty Small', Navy Official Admits


US General Takes Over NATO Command in Afghanistan

Gates Wins No Promises on Asia Trip for Help on Afghanistan

Pentagon Charges Afghan Detainee With Terror Support

Parachute Regiment Launches Surprise Attack on Taliban in Afghanistan

Afghan Women Turn to Art


Deadly Pakistan Embassy Bomb Raises Security Fears

Embassy Attack Damages Pakistan's Peacemaking Image

Denmark: Al-Qaeda Likely Behind Bomb in Pakistan

Pakistan Calls Embassy Blast Suicide Attack

Key Pakistani Party Eyes Curbs on Musharraf

Father of Pakistan Bomb Denies Passing on Secrets

Sharif Brother Set to Rule Major Pakistani Province

Pakistan, US to Enhance Military Ties


Ayatollah Vows Iran's Nuclear Program Will Go On

Iran Says to Pursue Atomic Drive Despite Trade Offer

Khamenei Rejects Charges Iran Seeking Nuclear Bomb

US Urges Allies to Exploit Iran's Weaknesses

US, Israel: World Not Doing Enough to Counter Iran

McCain Calls for Divestment Campaign Against Iran


UN to Send Inspectors to Syria's Alleged Nuclear Site

Report: Syria Wants US to Sponsor Israeli Talks

Syria Says Wants Nuclear Energy Under Arab Umbrella

US Urges Syria to 'Cooperate Fully' With UN

Assad: Israel Must Quit All Syrian Land for Peace


Nine Hurt in Israeli Attacks on Gaza

One Dead, Four Injured in Gaza Tunnel Collapse

Palestinians Protest Nearly Year-Long Siege on Gaza Strip

Hamas: We'll Accept Truce for Removing Siege

Hamas Expands Cabinet to Strengthen Hold in Gaza

Rice: US Will Cooperate With Israel on Missile Defense System

US to Give Israel 'Security Package' Report Says

Israeli Military to Move Palestinian Olive Trees

Israel Gives PA Permission to Open Three Police Stations in West Bank

Ramallah: The Capital of Palestinian Escapism

West Bank Villagers Have 'No Future'

Middle East

Barak: Hezbollah Setting Up Fortified Positions Along Border

FBI's Terror Suspect Appeals Conviction in Yemen

France Eyes Military Sales to Saudis

Egypt Government: Christian-Muslim Clashes 'Not Sectarian'


Somali Islamists: No Talks Until Ethiopia Withdrawal

Somali Groups Seek UN Sanctions on Anti-Peace Govt Officials

Somali Islamists Seize Military Base Close to the Govt HQ


Mugabe Blames West for Zimbabwe's Economic Problems

Zimbabwe Blocks 'Political' Aid

Zimbabwe Crisis: White Farming Couple Beaten and Kicked Off Land


Uganda Resumes War on Rebels

US Suspends Talks With Sudan Over Oil Town Row

Kenya's Displaced Fear Return Home


US Vows to Strengthen War Capabilities With South Korea

Gates Backs Changes for Korea Troops

US Command in Korea Changes Hands


China Suspends Licenses of Lawyers Who Offered to Defend Tibetans in Court

Vietnamese Build-Up a Response to China

China Appoints New Top Taiwan Negotiator

India FM Visits China, Under Fire


Russian President Replaces Military Chief

Chechnya Moves Memorial, Citizens Complain


Critics See Venezuela Spy Law Targeting Dissent

Newspaper Vice President Shot Dead in Venezuela

Venezuela Says US Trying to Spread Violence


Justin Raimondo
Will Obama Stand Up to the War Party?

Philip Giraldi
Iran Accusations Merit Skepticism

Ivan Eland
Sadr, Sistani Opposition to US Presence Should Worry Maliki

Doug Bandow
Heroic Sacrifices for Foolish Causes: Memorial Days Past and Present

Sascha Matuszak
Give China Some Face

Charles Peņa
Things to Remember on Memorial Day

David R. Henderson
The Fight for Memorial Day

Alan Bock
Talking About Nothing

Nebojsa Malic
Tadic's Titanic

Ran HaCohen
Israel at Sixty

Praful Bidwai
One Last Push for India-US Nuke Deal

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