Civilian Goals Largely Unmet in Afghanistan    Pakistani Police Had Warned Army About a Raid    At Least 25 Killed in String of Ramadi Bombings    Clinton Downplays Threat to Pakistan Nuke Arsenal    Israeli Officials Warn Against Support for UN Report    Palestinian Unity Deal Postponed for 'Several Weeks'    US Soldier, More Than Dozen Taliban Killed in Afghanistan    Muslims in US Feel Unfairly Implicated in the War on Terror    Clinton Insists US-Britain Ties Strong    How One Muslim Sees Her Government's War on Terrorism    In Gaza, Only the Dying Get to See Their Israeli Relatives    Israeli FM to Travel Globe, Rallying Support Against Iran    US Cancels Wargames After Turkey Snubs Israel    India Denies Interfering in Balochistan    Raid on Pakistan Army HQ Highlights Punjab Risk    Pakistan Says Waziristan Offensive Is Imminent    Abbas Defends Delay of Gaza War Crime Report Vote    India Hints at Pakistan Link to Kabul Embassy Blast    Key Democrat Wants Boost in Forces in Afghanistan    In 2008 Afghanistan Firefight, US Weapons Failed    US Marines Sweep 'Taliban' Villages for Home-Made Bombs    Endless Lies, Endless Sucker Plays    Afghan Outlook Bleak as Taliban Grabs Territory    Unintended Consequences in Nuclear Pakistan    Let's Think Rationally About Iran    Get Out Now    War and Peace Prizes    Afghanistan, the Proxy War    Clinton: Terrorists Increasing Threat to Pakistan    
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US to Pay Afghan Fighters to Ditch the Taliban
  A Dogged Taliban Chief Rebounds, Vexing US
  UK: Commanders Warn Afghan Troop Increase Is Not Enough
  Afghan Official: Foreigners Bolstering Taliban
At Least 20 Killed Pakistan Army HQ Raid
  Pakistanis View US Aid Warily
  Bomb in Pakistan's Peshawar Sharpens Prospect of Military Showdown
  How the Kerry-Lugar Act Could Threaten Zardari
Iraq: Ramadi Bombings Kill 25, Wound 80
  Iraqis Protest Controversial Voting System
  Captured Insurgent in Iraq: 'I Will Fight Again'
Iran Sanctions Could Help Revolutionary Guard 
  US Helping Iran Get Uranium
  Iran Will Enrich Uranium Further if Talks Fail
  Clinton Woos Russia Over Iran Sanctions
Obama's Nobel Prize Stuns War Victims
  Pakistan on Nobel Peace Prize: Why Now When War Isn't Over?
  Obama's Nobel Puzzles Pakistanis Living Close to War
  Afghans Puzzled by Obama's Nobel Win
  Winning Peace Prize Could Stymie Obama
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