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Updated June 16, 2010 - 11:27 PM EDT
High-Profile Afghan Failures Worry Congress
  Wikileaks Founder Has Afghanistan Massacre Video

5 NATO Troops, Afghan Official Die in Afghanistan


Pakistani-Based Militant Group Expands Attacks in Afghanistan

Dozens of Pakistani Troops Captured by Taliban

US Man With Sword Planned to 'Behead Osama'

Decision on Iraqi President Could Be Weeks Off

Tuesday: 1 US Soldier, 12 Iraqis Killed; 22 Iraqis Wounded

Iran Enrichment Deal Still Possible

Israeli Attack May Violate Int'l, Maritime Laws

Evidence of Plans for Kyrgyz Violence

Civilian Arrested at US Military Base With Possible Explosives

Is Afghanistan Really the Next El Dorado?  by Stephen M. Walt
Grasping for Rationales, Feeding Conspiracy Theories  by Malou Innocent
Historical Lessons Warn Against Modern US Foreign Policy  by William Pfaff
On Israel, Congress Still Obedient  by M.J. Rosenberg
Who's Really Misreading Tehran?  by Flynt Leverett and Hillary Mann Leverett
Entering the Soviet Era in America  by Tom Engelhardt

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US High Court Derails Rendition Victim's Lawsuit

Dems: Aid Flotilla 'Terrorists' Should Be Barred From US

Pentagon Launches Salvo in War to Protect an Army of 7 Million

Call Him Crazy, but bin Laden Bounty Hunter May Have Been Close

Afghanistan's 'Game-Changer'

Demands for Teachers' Firing for Antiwar Stance

UN: Wars Slow Refugee Returns to Record Low


£8m: Britain's Compensation Bill for Dead and Injured Iraqis

Kurds Will Not Back New Government Without Guarantees

Iraqi Official Found With TNT, Charged With Terror

Clashes in Iraq's Restive Mosul Kill Seven

Marine in Iraqi War Crimes Case to Return to Unit

Tuesday: 1 US Soldier, 12 Iraqis Killed; 22 Iraqis Wounded


HBO Works to Get Film on Dissident Seen in Iran

Ebadi: Iran Opposition Has Evolved, Not Weakened

Western Nations Slam Iran Over Human Rights Record

'War on Terror'

FBI Apologizes to NY Man Raided in Bomb Plot Probe

American Man in Limbo on No-Fly List

US Backs Ban on 3 Reporters at Guantánamo


Kyrgyz Government Withdraws Demand for Foreign Troops

After 4 Days, Violence Subsides in Kyrgyzstan, but Ethnic Resentments Linger

Kyrgyzstan Tells Britain to Hand Over Bakiyev's Son

EU to Give 6.1 Million Dollars to Help Kyrgyzstan Refugees

Plight of Kyrgyzstan's Ethnic Uzbek Refugees

Embattled Uzbeks Vow to Defend Their Homes


North Korea Says Sunk Warship Claims 'Fabricated'

South Korea Holds Civil Defense Drill Amid Tension

Who's Cheering for North Korea at World Cup?

Cheering for North Korean Soccer Team Not the Same as Cheering for North Korean Govt

In Other News

Somali Insurgents Detain Soccer Fans

International Envoys Arrive as Sri Lanka Defends War

Lebanese President to Hold a Summit With Syria's Assad on Tuesday

Thai Protest Leaders Charged With Terrorism


Concern on Capitol Hill About Afghanistan War Grows

House Leader Hoyer Hints Support for Afghanistan Is Slipping

Prepare for Tough Summer in Afghanistan, Canadian Commander Warns

Three British Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan in 24 Hours

Afghan Government: 12 Police, 6 Civilians Killed

Afghan Governor, His Son, Bodyguard Killed in Car Bombing

US Bolsters Afghan Police to Secure Kandahar

Ex-Taliban Leaders See Hopeful Signs for Talks

How Cricket Fever Swept Afghanistan


Aid Group Halts Pakistan Work After Employee Slain

US Wants China to Clarify Pakistan Atomic Reactor Deal


Ireland Tells Israel to Withdraw Staffer Over Dubai Hit

Israel 'Blocks' Jordan Nuclear Bid, King Abdullah Says

Shin Bet Chief: Hamas Buying Land Within Jerusalem

Poll: 65% of Israelis Say US Jews Should Criticize Obama


Report: Turkey Mulls Suspending Israel Ties Over Gaza Flotilla

Gaza Militants Have 5,000 Rockets, Says Israel

Israel: UN to Take Seized Flotilla Goods to Gaza

Wife of Former Lebanese General Plans to Send Aid Ship to Gaza

Blair Hails Deal With Netanyahu to Ease Gaza Blockade

Egypt: Israel Wants to 'Dump' Gaza on Us


Turkish Officers Go on Trial Over Alleged Coup Plot

How the West Is Losing Turkey


Mexico's Deadly Drug Violence Claims Hundreds of Lives in Past 5 Days

Anti-Chavez TV Channel Owner Says Won't Surrender


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Afghan Bling!

Ivan Eland
Turkey's Policy Toward Iran Is Worth Emulating

Kelley B. Vlahos
COIN Think-Tank Jumps Shark

Nebojsa Malic
Empire's Deal

Philip Giraldi
A Wasteland Called Peace

Charles V. Peņa
Not So New National Security Strategy

Ran HaCohen
The Flotilla in the Israeli Press

David R. Henderson
On 'Collateral Murder' and Stephen Colbert

Alan Bock
How Brainy Is Obama?

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