Highlights

How the Recession Could End Iraq War: Tony Karon
Will Iraq Strategy Work in Afghanistan?: Ivan Eland
Has the 'Amber Light' Turned Green?: G. Prather
Moving Towards an Afghan 'Grand Bargain': J. Lobe
The President Is Not a King: Daniel Ellsberg

 
 John L. Esposito

Who Speaks for Islam?

 Shashank Bengali

AFRICOM

 Douglas Valentine

The Phoenix Program

 Tim Dickinson

Maverick? Lunatic.

Afghanistan: Taliban Says They Shot Down US Helicopter    Opposition: 50 Troops Reportedly Killed in South Russia    Tens of Thousands of Iraqis Mass for Anti-SOFA Protest    Daniel Ellsberg: The President Is Not a King    Commander Says Taliban Won't Fight Pakistani Forces in Waziristan    Iraqi Clerics Speak Out Against US Security Pact    Rival Leaders Seek IMF Aid for Ukraine    Spies Worry Hackers Could Fuel Financial Panic    Rice: US Will Never Allow Syrian 'Military Intervention' in Lebanon    Army Cancels 9.2-Billion-Dollar Helicopter Contract    US Officials: Surge Needed to Beat Taliban    Turkish Military Says 35 PKK Rebels Believed Killed    Has the 'Amber Light' Turned Green?    At Least 60 Killed in Swat Valley Bombardment    Two International Soldiers Killed in Afghan 'Friendly Fire': Military    Will Transplanting the Strategy in Iraq to Afghanistan Save the Day?    How the Recession Could End the Iraq War    Palin Omitted From White House Iraq Troop Briefing    Tehran Mayor Backs Talks With US    Baffle Them With Warfare    Pakistani Govt Split on Terror Policy    Maliki in Damage-Control Mode    Nuke Detection Is Latest Fallout From Georgia War    US Says North Korea Stuck to Nuclear Promises    Troops Would Face Different Kind of Court in Iraq    Afghanistan: Not a Good War Gone Bad    Iraq's PM Slams Top US Soldier Over Comments    Afghan Authorities Probe Civilian Deaths in Battle    Report: Bush Offered to Push for Golan Pullout if Syria Cuts Iran Ties    Albright Opposes Iraq Pullout Deadline    Civilian Dead Are a Trade-Off in NATO's War of Barbarity    America's National Strategy of Global Intervention    
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News
Updated October 18, 2008 - 11:26 PM EDT
50,000 Iraqis Protest US Security Pact
 
  Iraqi Clerics Speak Out Against US Troop Pact
  US, Iraqi Officials Question Terms of Draft Security Deal
  Albright Opposes Iraq Pullout Deadline
  Saturday: 25 Iraqis Killed, 17 Wounded
Pakistani Govt Split on Terror Policy
 
  Commander Says Taliban Won’t Fight Pakistani Forces in Waziristan
  Pakistan Says Kills 60 Militants in Air Strike
US Officials: Surge Needed to Beat Taliban
 
  Afghanistan: Taliban Says They Shot Down US Helicopter
  Afghan Authorities Probe Civilian Deaths in Battle
  Two International Soldiers Killed in Afghan 'Friendly Fire': Military
  West Lowers Sights in Afghanistan as War Drags On
US Says North Korea Stuck to Nuclear Promises
 
  South Korea Seeks to Calm North Following Threat
Opposition: 50 Troops Killed in South Russia
Rice: US Will Never Allow Syrian 'Military Intervention' in Lebanon
Viewpoints
America's National Strategy of Global Intervention  by William Pfaff
Civilian Dead Are a Trade-Off in NATO's War of Barbarity  by Seumas Milne
Afghanistan: Not a Good War
Gone Bad
 by Larry Everest
Baffle Them With Warfare  by Jeff Huber
Has the 'Amber Light' Turned Green?  by Gordon Prather
Maliki in Damage-Control Mode
by Sami Moubayed

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Frontline
Daniel Ellsberg: The President Is Not a King
McCain, Obama View World in Starkly Different Ways
Palin Omitted From White House Iraq Troop Briefing
Turkey: Planes Strike Kurd Bases in Northern Iraq
Iraq's PM Slams Top US Soldier Over Comments
US-Iraq Pact Poses Dilemma for Iran's Allies
Tehran Mayor Backs Talks With US
A Taste of How the Other Half Lived in the Blitz
 
Spies Worry Hackers
Could Fuel Financial Panic
Iraq Occupation
US Troops Would Face Different Kind of Court in Iraq
Congress Weighs Troop Pact in Iraq
Pentagon Seeks to Calm Concerns Over Iraq Troop Pact
Excerpts From Draft US-Iraqi Security Agreement
Today in Iraq
Lawmaker: Oil Slump to Eat $15b Into Iraq Budget
Iraqi DM Says Christians Face Organized Threat
UNHCR: Half of All Mosul Christians Flee After Threats, Attacks
Iraqi Forces Make Arrests for Anti-Christian Attacks
Attacks Continue
Civilian Killed, Another Wounded in IED Blast in Mosul
Bomb Near North Baghdad Mosque Kills 3 Shi'ites
Iraqi Forces Find Explosives Inside Mosque
Friday: 14 Iraqis Killed, 21 Wounded
Global Iraq Inpact
Iranian Artillery Pounds Iraqi Border Regions in Sulaimaniya
Iraqi Asylum Requests Drop in First Half of 2008
Iraqis Still by Far World's Top Asylum Seekers
The War at Home
Army Cancels 9.2-Billion-Dollar Helicopter Contract
Bush Announces Visa Waiver for Seven Countries
Study: Airport Screener Badges Need Close Tracking
Israel/Palestine
Hamas Could Halt Talks on Israeli Soldier: Official
Israeli Coalition Negotiations to Enter Into Overtime
Israeli Military May Buy Fewer F-35 Jets Due to Economic Crisis
Hamas Likely to Extend Truce With Israel, Say Gaza Sources
Hamas: Financial Crisis Is Divine Punishment for US
3rd Palestinian Killed by Israelis in West Bank
Acrid Harvest Among West Bank Olive Groves
Syria
Report: Bush Offered to Push for Golan Pullout if Syria Cuts Iran Ties
Amnesty Slams Probe Into Canadians Jailed in Syria
Lebanon
Lebanon Demining Program Running Out of Money
Beirut Mosque Potent Symbol of Lebanon Troubles
Politics and Islam Blend Uneasily in Lebanese City
UN Chief Calls for Improved Security in Lebanon
Turkey
Turkish Military Says 35 PKK Rebels Believed Killed
Turkish Court to Hear High-Profile Coup Case
Russia-Georgia
Nuke Detection Is Latest Fallout From Georgia War
Russian Army Shaken by Post-Georgia Reform Plan
UN Agency: 20,000 Displaced Georgians Return Home
Europe
Rival Leaders Seek IMF Aid for Ukraine
German Engineer Jailed for Aiding Libya's Nuclear Weapons Program
Karadzic to Testify at Former Ally's Appeal
Venezuela
Venezuelan Army Intelligence Officials Are Among 6 Held in Student's Death
UN Security Council
Iran, Iceland Fail as Five Elected to UN Council
 
Afghanistan
General Who Raised Alarm Over Afghanistan to Be Army Chief
Afghan Ally Haqqani Is Now a Foe
MRAPs Poorly Suited to Afghanistan
Afghanistan Diary: Mapping the Human Terrain in Helmand
UN to Stop Afghan Repatriation for Winter Break
Pakistan
Pakistani Judge Extends Detention of US National
Pakistan: Chinese Engineer Free After Abduction
Kashmir

Police, Kashmir Protesters Clash, 20 Hurt

Gen. Casey Visits Saichen Glacier on 'Study Tour'
Indian Christians
New Fears Voiced for Indian Christians
Bishops: 60 Christians Killed in Indian Violence in Two Months
Sri Lanka-India
Sri Lanka Seeks to Avoid Spat With India Over Escalating War
India Rumbles Over Sri Lanka War, but to What End?

India's Role in Sri Lanka's Civil War

UN Aid Convoy Enters Sri Lanka War Zone
Koreas
US: North Korea Steps Up Disabling of Nuclear Reactor
US Set to Dispatch Fourth Food Shipment to North Korea
North Korea's Kim Believed Still in Charge: South Korean Minister
Thailand-Cambodia
Thai and Cambodian Armies Agree Joint Patrols
Thai PM Won't Resign Over Clashes
China
China Eases Restrictions for Foreign Journalists
Zimbabwe
Mugabe Supporters Accuse Tsvangirai of Bad Faith
Zimbabwe Opposition Says Power-Sharing Talks Fail
Mbeki Denies Deadlock in Zimbabwe Power-Sharing Talks
Regional Bloc to Meet Monday on Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe's Mugabe Confident of Power-Sharing Deal
Zimbabwe Opposition Says UN, AU Mediation Needed in Talks
US Official Warns of New Sanctions if Zimbabwe Talks Fail
Somalia
Heavy Fighting Engulfs Mogadishu
Somali Govt Orders Troops to Stop Shelling
Somali Town 'Tense' as Troops Cross the Threshold
Gunmen Kill Local Aid Worker in Somalia
Violence Targeting Aid Workers in Somalia
South Korean Company Pays Ransom to Somali Pirates
International Flotilla to Fight Somali Pirates
Sudan

Hunger Stalks 24,000 Displaced by Latest Fighting in North Darfur

Bashir War Crimes Charges Delayed

Prosecutor to Present Third Sudan Case Within Weeks

Africa
47 People Convicted in Morocco Terror Trial
Report: Uganda Rebels Dumped 100 Bodies in Congo Region's River
Rape Victims' Words Help Jolt Congo Into Change
Bleak Scenes as Ethiopia Puts War Before Famine
Ivory Coast to Delay Poll to 2009, Official Says
 
Columnists

Justin Raimondo
10/17/2008
Back to the Future

Ivan Eland
10/18/2008
Will Transplanting the Strategy in Iraq to Afghanistan Save the Day?

Doug Bandow
10/17/2008
The NATO Alliance: Dangerous Anachronism

Nebojsa Malic
10/16/2008
Cheap Thrills

Alan Bock
10/13/2008
Moving Beyond Empire

Charles Peņa
10/11/2008
Can Afghanistan Be Won?

Philip Giraldi
10/07/2008
Palin Goes Ballistic

David R. Henderson
9/16/2008
A Star Is Born

Praful Bidwai
9/05/2008
Lawmaker's Disclosure May Torpedo Nuke Deal

Ran HaCohen
8/27/2008
Occupation by Another Name

Sascha Matuszak
8/05/2008
The Security Blanket

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