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Is the IOB DOA?: Ann Berg
Just Say 'No' to Israel in NATO: Ivan Eland
Sen. Feinstein's War Profiteering: Joshua Frank
A Way Out for Iran?: Gordon Prather
Trust the President?: Jacob Hornberger

America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter, and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.
Abraham Lincoln
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Updated February 28, 2006 - 10:52 PM EST

Poll: 3/4 of Troops in Iraq Want US Exit

1,300 Iraqis Killed in Past Week

Multiple Bombings in Baghdad Kill 66

Indian Communist Attack Kills 55

Militias, Armed Gangs Rule Streets of Iraq
Iraq Chaos Elevates Iran's Influence
Syria Opposition Rejects US Funding
Russia Downplays Iran Nuclear 'Agreement'
US: Iran Has One Week to Defuse Standoff
Taiwan to Defy US and Scrap China Pledges
Coast Guard: 'Intel Gaps' Hindered Ports Deal Assessment
Top US General Dismisses Grim Abuse Report
US Is Settling Detainee's Suit in 9/11 Sweep
Senator Feinstein's War Profiteering  by Joshua Frank
Ike Saw It Coming  by Bob Herbert
Trust the President?
by Jacob G. Hornberger
Is the IOB DOA?  by Ann Berg
Dubai or Not Dubai?  by Kenton E. Kelly
A Way Out for Iran?  by Gordon Prather

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Poll: Bush Ratings at All-Time Low
Judge OKs Press Subpoenas in CIA Leak Case
Army to Pay Halliburton Unit Costs Disputed by Audit
IAEA: Iran Wants to Expand Nuke Program
Sunnis Say They're Mobilizing to Combat Shi'ites, Protect Mosques
Israel Won't Hold Peace Talks With Abbas
Rioting Afghan Prisoners Agree to Halt Violence
Bush Seeks to Draw India, Pakistan Closer to US
Ahmadinejad Seeks to Allay Nuclear Fears During Iran's First State Visit to Kuwait Since 1979
Today in Iraq
Sunni Mosque Bombed as Iraqi Tanks Deploy in Baghdad
Sectarian Slaughter Sets Iraq on Road to Schism
Iraq Govt Wants to Crack Down on Militias
Government Defends Use of Curfew Despite Disruptions
Diplomacy Helped to Calm the Chaos
Iraqi TV: Senior Zarqawi Aide Captured
Iraq Has Leads on American Hostage: US Diplomat
Developments in Iraq, Feb. 28
Developments in Iraq, Feb. 27
Iraq Occupation
As Clashes Raged, US Tried to Assist but Not Eclipse Iraqi Forces
Soldier Killed by Small Arms Fire
Roadside Bomb Kills Two Soldiers
Soldier Dies From Non-Combat Injuries
US Troops Avoid Both Sides of Sectarian Fight South of Baghdad
US Military Releases About 390 Male Detainees in Iraq
Trying to Try Saddam
Only Saddam's Iraqi Lawyers Will Attend Trial
Saddam Stops Hunger Strike as Trial Resumes

Bush to Visit Afghanistan Despite Taliban Attacks

Afghanistan and Pakistan at Odds Over Taliban List
Bagram Worse Than Guantanamo?
Kabul Jail Talks Continue Amid High Security
Mujahedeen of Afghan Valley Slow to Warm to Disarmament
Taliban Attacks on Schools Create 'Lost Generation'
Afghan Warlord Backs Plan to Disarm Militias
Pakistan Sees Future in Troubled Province
Armed Guard Dies After Militant Attack on Pakistan Train
Nuclear Ties Thaw for US, India
Thousands to Protect Bush in India
Bush on Best Behavior to Shore Up India Alliance
Indian Premier Assures Parliament on Nuclear Talks With US
What Bush Wants in India
US, India to Cooperate Even if Nuclear Deal Falters
Four Killed, 11 Hurt in Nepal Attacks
Bomb in Nepal Tourist Town Injures 12
Taiwan Raises Tensions as It Cuts Another Link
Push to Unify No Longer Taiwan’s Main Aim
China Says End of Taiwan Unification Body Provocative
Bali Bomb Plotter to Be Released in June
EU Extends Aceh Peace Mission
Philippines Charges 16 for Coup Attempt
Korean Workers Unite in No Man's Land
Election Boycott Throws Thai Politics Into Chaos
Sri Lankan Monks, Marxists Slam Swiss Talks
Kazakh Official 'Admits' Killing
Colombia Rebels Kill Town Officials
Falkland Fear as Argentina Steps Up Show of Strength
Bolivia, Chile to Restart Program on Removing Anti-Personnel Mines
UN Agency Says Iran Stonewalling on Nuclear Program
US Has Doubts on Russia-Iran Deal
Iran Leader: US Should Give Up Nukes
Japan Leans on Iran to Back Down
Israel Warns World Don't Let Iran Play for Time on Nukes
Oil Futures Fall on News of Iran-Russia Deal
Bomb Blasts Hit Iran Oil Cities
The War at Home
Court Blocks DoD's New Personnel System
NYT Sues Pentagon Over Domestic Spying
US Official Blames Postwar Iraq Chaos on Poor Planning
Cartoon Fallout
Arab Lawmakers Seek International Religious Slander Ban
Pakistan Rally Foiled, Enraging Radicals
Hamas Takes Power
US Praises EU Decision to Give Palestinians Aid
Berlusconi to Explain Russia's Hamas Policy to Bush
Palestinian Authority Check Bounces, Petrol Cut Off
Envoy: Palestinian Authority Insolvent
Israeli Anger at Europe's Aid for Palestinians
Town Votes Hamas Out of Office
Paris Seeks Aid for Hamas
Qatari Emir Seeks Support for Hamas
Iran Unveils Plan for Pro-Palestinian Conference
Gulf Charities Walk Tightrope on Aid to Hamas
Olmert Holds Off Likud
UN: Israel's Tightened Security Exacting Heavy Humanitarian Toll
Israel Rocket Victims to Sue Palestinians for Damages
Blast Rocks Israel Arms Development Center
Are Egypt's Democratic Reforms Done?
Egypt to Free UK Fundamentalists
Saudi Arabia
Saudis Kill Suspects After Oil Attack
Oil Falls as Supply Concern Eases on Foiled Saudi Arabia Attack
Soccer Balls, Broomsticks Aid Yemen Jailbreak
Al-Qaeda's No. 2 Man in Yemen on Trial
Middle East
Lebanon's Lahoud Says Foreign Powers Want Him Out
Mideast Mission Was 'Difficult' for Rice
Somali Militiamen Loyal to Sacked MP Attack Puntland 'Government'
Nigeria Militants Foresee More Violence
EU Nations to Guard Congo Elections
Chronology of Western Sahara Dispute
Ivory Coast Peace Summit Delayed
EU Gives Serbia Until End of March to Hand Over Mladic
White House Criticizes Belarus Regime
UK Warns Exiled Oligarch Not to Plot Against Putin
Armed Forces Under Too Much Strain, Say British MPs
Counterprotests in Works for Sheehan's Germany Protests
Spain Holds Serb Murder Suspect
United Nations
US Opposes UN's Planned Rights Panel

Justin Raimondo
Moment of Truth

Ivan Eland
Just Say 'No' to Israel in NATO

Alan Bock
War Complicates Everything

David R. Henderson
I Don't Have to Fight You

Praful Bidwai
Last Chance for Diplomacy?

Charles Peña
More Defense Spending,
Less Security

Nebojsa Malic
A Resurgence of Lies

Sascha Matuszak

Ran HaCohen
Hamas and Israel: Rival Twins

Joseph Stromberg
An Anti-Imperialist's Reading List: Part Two

Matthew Barganier
Et Tu, Pat?

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