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Turning on to J Street: Michael Brendan Dougherty
'Isolationism' or Bipartisan Aggression?: Ivan Eland
Intelligence [sic] Committee Report: Gordon Prather
Middle East Pop Quiz: Charley Reese
It's Not Exactly a National Emergency: Don Bacon

 Gareth Porter

Cheney/Petreaus Plot for Fake Casus Belli

 Jim Lobe

The Israel Lobbies

 Russell Mokhiber

George W. Manson

 Jacob Hornberger

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Iraq Govt Wants to Restrict Movement of GIs
  Iraq May Rebuff US Troop Presence Terms in New Security Plan
  Iraqis Protest US Security Deal
  At Odds Over Iraqi Sovereignty
Israeli Minister: Attack on Iran 'Unavoidable'
  US Sidesteps Questions on Israeli Threat Against Iran
America's Medicated Army
  US Troops Turning to Anti-Depressants in Record Numbers
  UK Def. Sec.: Troops Couldn't Get Better-Paid Jobs in Private Sector
Olmert Raises Specter of Full-Scale Gaza Operation
US Calls a Straw Poll in Iraq: It May Not Like the Result  by Tony Karon
It's Not Exactly a
National Emergency
 by Don Bacon
Tales From Inside the Editorial Board Room  by Ruth Rosen
Middle East Pop Quiz  by Charley Reese
Intelligence [sic] Committee Report
by Gordon Prather
A Critical Mass for Disarmament
by Joseph Cirincione

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A General's False Testimony on KBR
UN Experts Rap US 'Cruelty' to Child Prisoners
Criticism Rages With Accused 9/11 Conspirators in Court
Embraer Confirms Fighter Sale to Blackwater
Kurdish Forces Order Out Iraq Oil Workers
McCain, Obama Both Say Iran Is Other's Weakness
We Must Talk to Gunmen, Says Father of Captive Israeli Soldier
As Ills Persist, Afghan Leader Is Losing Luster
Sunni Allies Seek Change From Next US President
French Army Falling Apart, Documents Show
Oil Zooms Nearly 9% Higher to Record $139 After Israeli Threat to Attack Iran
Today in Iraq
Women Bombers Show Shifting Insurgent Tactics in Iraq
Iraqi Mother Describes Daughter's Descent Into Suicide Bombing
Sistani Representative Urges Participation of Iraqi Groups in Provincial Elections
Shi'ites Torch US Flag in Baghdad
Two Shi'ite Extremists Surrender in Iraq
Iraqi Govt Drafts Journalist Protection
Friday: 21 Iraqis Killed, 8 Wounded
Iraq Occupation
Marine Charged With Voluntary Manslaughter in Iraqi Deaths
Silent Foe: Scots Soldier in Iraq Injured at Night by Camel Spider
The War at Home
State Dept Vows to Consult Congress More on Troop Talks With Iraq
Blackwater Opens San Diego Training Center
Gates Expected to Name Aide Donley as Air Force Secretary
Military Shoots Down Missile in Test Off Hawaii
'War on Terror'
Justice Dept. Investigating Deportation of Canadian to Syria
Lawyer: 9/11 Mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Intimidated Co-Defendant
Court Orders New Sentence for al-Qaeda Member
Brown to Rally Support for Crucial 42-Day Terror Vote
10 US Airports Install Body Scanners
Spain to Extradite Suspected Arms Dealer to US
Dutch Seize Suspect Sought by Spain for Attack Plans
Medvedev Warns Georgia, Ukraine Against NATO Entry
Ireland Likely to Reject EU Treaty
Eight People Die in Renewed Mogadishu Violence
Somali Elders Seek Details on Expected UN Force
Islamists Blame UN Policies for Piracy
Puntland Leader Rejects Criticism of Relations With Ethiopia
Zimbabwe Halts Opposition Rallies
Zimbabwe Detains Mugabe Rival for Second Time in Three Days
Uganda Talks With LRA Rebels Fail
Ugandan Rebels Prepare for War
Official: Roadside Bomb Kills Six Algerian Soldiers
Jimmy Carter Brokers Deal Between Colombia and Ecuador
Venezuela Fires Missiles in Exercises
US Group Demands Ouster of Venezuela Envoy for Suggesting Failed Coup Involved Mossad
Conditions on US Aid in Drug Fight Anger Mexico
South Korea Praises North Korea Over Nuclear Issue
Senior US Expert to Visit Pyongyang Next Week
China Denies Hacking US Government Laptop Computer
Tibet, China Talks Postponed After Quake
US Says It Will Emphasize Diplomacy With Iran
Olmert Aides: Progress Made With US on Forging Common View on Iran
Olmert: Harsh Action Against Gaza More Likely Than Peace Deal
Gazans Stock Up on Supplies as Israel Threatens War
Negev Pounded With Qassams, Mortar Shells Fired From Gaza
Thousands of Palestinians Protest Gaza Siege
Israel, PA Look at Gaza Crossing Options
Israel Cuts Off Palestinian Tax Funds as Relations Hit New Low
Hamas Militant Dies in Gaza Raid
Rice Looks to Press Israel, PA Toward Peace During Visit Next Week
Isolated Jenin Opens to Some Cross-Barrier Traffic
Middle East
Syria Tells UN It Will Comply With Reactor Probe
Lebanon's 'Future Movement' Withdraws From Talks
Turkish PM's Party Rejects Headscarf Ruling
In Yemen, a Mostly Concealed Sectarian Fight Endures
UAE in Talks to Buy New Generation of Fighter Jets
Egypt Deploys Hundreds of Policemen on Gaza Border
Afghan Tribal Leader Killed
Airstrike Kills 20 Militants in Afghanistan
UK Paratroopers Launch Biggest Battle in Afghanistan for Two Years
New Canada Commander Won't Change Afghan Strategy
Canada to Share Polish Choppers in Afghanistan
Pop Culture Tests Afghan Conservatism
Beleaguered Musharraf Warns of National Mismanagement
Pakistan: Pressures Piles on Musharraf to Step Down as President
Pakistanis Divided on 9/11 Mastermind
Pakistan FM Says Peace Talks Not With 'Terrorists'
Pakistan Officially Asks UN to Probe Bhutto Slaying
Pakistan Frees Dozens of Pro-Taliban Militants Under Peace Deal
Four Killed in Bomb Blast in Pakistan
Pakistani Police Head Off 'Major' Bomb Plot
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Bus Blasts Kill at Least 23
Tamils Suspected in Deadly Bus Bombings in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka's War Turns on Civilians
Media Body: Sri Lanka Puts Reporters' Lives at Risk
Without a King, Nepal Needs Someone to Appoint Living Goddess
Japan Puts Denuclearization at Center of G8 Summit
Weekend Reviews
The Return of History and the End of Dreams
Former High-Ranking Bush Officials Enjoy War Profits
Singin' the Scott McClellan Blues

Justin Raimondo
Obama Capitulates

Ivan Eland
Is the Real Problem 'Isolationism' or Bipartisan Aggression?

Doug Bandow
Waging War Only When Necessary

Nebojsa Malic
From Munich to Kosovo

Philip Giraldi
Iran Accusations Merit Skepticism

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

Ran HaCohen
Israel at Sixty

Praful Bidwai
One Last Push for India-US Nuke Deal

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