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Updated March 30, 2010 - 11:07 PM EDT
Move Could Ban Six Allawi MPs From Office
  Links to Ba'athists Could End Allawi's Hopes of Seizing Power
  Uphill Coalition-Building Battle for Winners Unfolds

Iraqi Ex-Premier Looks to Past in Fighting Critics


Monday: 16 Iraqis Killed, 83 Wounded

Mullen: Govt Corruption Will Lose Kandahar

Afghan Leader Is Seen to Flout Influence of US

  Obama Slips Into Afghanistan to Voice US Resolve
Israel to Allow Shoes into Gaza After 3-Year Ban

On Passover, Israel Concerned Over World Standing


UK Tabloid: Israel 'Forged Thousands of IDs'

Christian Militia Members Charged in Michigan
At Least 38 Killed in Moscow Subway Bombing
  Russia: Moscow Attack May Be Linked to Afghanistan Militias
Tehran's Coup in Iraq?  by Robert Dreyfuss
A Bomber Jacket Doesn't Cover the Blood  by Norman Solomon
Karzai's China-Iran Dalliance Riles Obama  by M.K. Bhadrakumar
The Desert Ox  by Jeff Huber
Petraeus' Cry  by John V. Walsh
Allies and Enemies  by Daniel Larison

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No Good Options for President Obama in Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Trial

Is Iraq's Allawi a Murderer?

Jewish Leader Doubts Carter Apology on Israel

Some Question US Training of Mexican Forces

Obama Shifts Focus From Foreign Populations to Leaders

Israeli Ministers Reaffirm Jerusalem Stance

Oud Maker Labors in Secret on Baghdad Rooftop


Panel in Iraq Moves to Disqualify 52 More Candidates

Prominent Iraq Politicians Fail to Win Seats

In Iraq, the Mother of All Moves

Sources: Sadr May Veto Maliki's Second Term

Saudis Hail Allawi's Victory in Iraq With Relief and Hope

Twin Car Bombs in Iraqi Holy City Kill 4

Monday: 16 Iraqis Killed, 83 Wounded

The War at Home

Seven Years Later, Family of Man Killed in Iraq Soldiers On

Security Contractor Gets 3 Years for Killing Co-Worker in Iraq

Panel Examines Contractor Drawdown in Iraq

'War on Terror'

Germans Moving Closer to Accepting Guantánamo Detainees

US Appeals Court Returns Terror Case to RI Judge

UK Anti-Extremist Scheme 'Spies on Muslims'


Iran Sanctions Top Concern at G-8 Meeting

Turkey PM Says Opposed to Iran Sanctions, Urges Diplomacy

Clinton Says China Playing Role in Iran Debate

Iran Urges Global Nuclear Disarmament


South Korean Warship 'May Have Hit Old Mine'

Sinking of Ship Feeds South Koreans' Fears of the North


US 'Respects' Japanese Request on Airbase

Dissident's Wife Pleads for China to Let Him Leave

Main Opposition to Boycott Myanmar Election


Heavy Confrontation Breaks Out in Mogadishu

Somalis Protest Against Shabaab in Mogadishu

A Guiding Voice Amid the Ruins of Mogadishu


Taliban Rocket Hits US Base After Obama Leaves Afghanistan

Sarkozy in US for Talks on Afghanistan, Iran

US Wants Canada to Stay in Afghanistan

14 Injured in NATO Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan

Obama Seeks Delicate Balance With Karzai

US Troops Train for Both Combat and Conversation


Pakistani Troops Kill 28 Militants Near Afghan Border

Pakistan Court Maintains Curbs on AQ Khan

US-Pakistan Dialogue With a Difference

Pentagon: Drones May Ship to Pakistan 'Within a Year'

Moscow Attacks

Obama Emphasizes Preemption of Terror Threats in Interview

Russian Security Forces Find Third Explosive Device

Vladimir Putin Vows to Destroy Moscow Metro Terrorists

Moscow Attack a Test for Putin and His Record Against Terror

Attacks Reawaken Fear of Caucasus Rebels

Russia Braces for Terrorism's Return

Clinton: Terrorism Is World's 'Common Enemy'

Chechen Spokesman Condemns Moscow Attack


Russia, UN Nuclear Agency Sign Fuel Bank Deal

Lugar Calls for Swift Ratification of Arms Treaty


Is a Serious Israel-EU Crisis in the Works?

Israel Restricts Access to Al-Aqsa Mosque

Rachel Corrie's Family Takes Case to Court in Israel

Obama's Passover Shadowed by Criticism From Israel Group

Israeli Leak Suspect Held in Secret House Arrest

Hamas Seizes Nearly $300,000 From Gaza Bank


Falkland Islands Oil Disappoints for Desire Petroleum

Chavez Foe Barred From Talking to Media About Case

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