Today's Highlights

Blairways Pushes for New Routes…: Steve Vujacic
Congress Must Do Its Duty: Rep. Ron Paul
Decentralization: Iraq's Only Hope: Ivan Eland
Journalists Face Repression in Iraq: Mohd. Salih
Wolfowitz Names New Iraq Director: Emad Mekay

 Scott Horton

Presidency Unbound, The Theory and Practice of the Unitary Executive

 Michael Scheuer

Ex-Head of CIA’s Osama Unit says Ron Paul “exactly correct”

 Chalmers Johnson

Nemesis: The Last Days of the American Republic

 Gareth Porter

Iran War Off For Now: But Dick Cheney ain’t gone yet

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Bush to Double GIs in Iraq by Year-End

  US Death Toll Rising in Baghdad

Iraqi Govt Draws Up Plans in Case US Forces Leave


US Officials: Iran Plans Summer Offensive to Force US From Iraq


Tuesday: 104 Iraqis Killed, 116 Wounded

Dems Set War Bill Without Iraq Timeline


Brown Won't Pull UK Troops Out of Iraq: US Official

Toll Hits 65 in Deadliest Lebanon Strife Since 80s


Israeli Minister Condemns Lebanon War, Bombing of Beirut

Blairways Pushes for New Routes…
by Steve Vujacic
Friends Reunited: Back to Bipartisan Business on the Slaughter in Iraq  by Chris Floyd
Rumsfeld Suckered by the 'Revolution in Military Affairs'  by Andrew Cockburn
Congress Must Do Its Duty
by Rep. Ron Paul
Sarkozy Proposes New Club Med
by Leon Hadar
The Iraq War: Going, Going...
by Robert Parry

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One Building That's Been Built on Time and on Budget in Iraq

Journalists Face Repression on All Sides in Iraq

Iraq to Spend 1.5 Billion Dollars on Weapons

At Centcom, 'Long War' No Longer in the Lexicon

Bush: September an 'Important Moment' in Iraq

Iran Nuclear Negotiations Run Parallel to Iraq Talks

Departing Wolfowitz Names New Iraq Director

Militiamen Attack British Convoy Near Basra
Today in Iraq

Iraqi Army Clashes With Bodyguards

For Iraqis, Gasoline Remains Expensive and in Short Supply

Saving Iraq's Glitziest Neighborhood

Iraqi Children's Plight Raises Concern

Baghdad: Three Lives Under Duress

Arrests After Iraqi Girl's Stoning

Baghdad District Is a Model, but Only for Shi'ites

Monday: 1 Briton, 50 Iraqis Killed; 69 Iraqis Wounded
Iraq Occupation

Helicopter Attack 'Network' Routed, US Military Says

For the US in Iraq, Time Is Running Out

Pentagon Studies Long-Term Commitment in Iraq

Iraqi Leadership's Failures Raise Pressure on US

Missing Soldier Search

US Looks for Soldiers in 'Safehouses' South of Baghdad, but They're Empty

Iraq's Canals Drained in Search for Missing Soldiers' Bodies

The War at Home

Troops Get Different Tattoos Leaving War

Targeted US Attorneys Defend Their Records

In Carter-Bush Duel, Dual Retreats

'War on Terror'

Gitmo Detainee Hopes to Kill Himself to End Torture


Bush Vows to Reduce Afghan Civilian Deaths, Blames Taliban

39 Die in Afghan Fighting

Afghan Parliament Expels Woman MP for TV Criticism


Indian Muslims Protest Killings After Weekend Mosque Attack

Three Bombs Discovered on Calcutta Train

South Asia

Legacy of Terror Haunts Kashmir's War Survivors

Pakistan Protests UK Diplomat's Comment


Bush Sees Tensions Between Russia, West

Myanmar Nuclear Reactor Strains US-Russia Relations


Arab Nations Fear Sarkozy's 'Admiration' of Israel Will Harm Ties


Colombian Paramilitary Commanders Detail Ties to Elites


Uganda Victims Ask LRA Rebels: 'Why Kill Us?'

Nigeria Attack Sends Oil Over $70


Militants' Battle Engulfs Lebanon Refugee Camp

Lebanon Refugee Camps Breeding Ground for Extremism

Palestinian Refugee Groups Call for End to Camp Shelling

US Defends Lebanese Attack on Refugee Camp

Beirut Business Owners Lament Latest Blast, Ponder Timing of Next

New Fight Rips at a Fragile Lebanon

Hezbollah, Lebanon's Anti-Heroes

A Look at the Fighting in Lebanon


Syria Denies Links to Fatah al-Islam Militants

Syrian Envoy: Militants Fighting Lebanese Troops Were Jailed in Damascus

Report: Syria Strikes Deal to Share Russian-Made Air-Defense Systems With Iran

Most Americans Oppose War With Iran

Anxious Times for Iranians With US Links

Iran Woos Mideast Business Elite

Iran Grants Belarus Oil Reserve Access

Iran Sanctions Complicate Life for EU Firms

Azeris Caught in US-Iran Tussle

Mideast Tit-for-Tat

Israeli Airstrike Kills Four in Northern Gaza

Israeli Killed in Gaza Rocket Raid

Israeli Minister Vows to Assassinate Hamas Exile in Syria 'at the First Opportunity'

Hamas Pledges to Renew Israel Suicide Bombings

Hamas: We'll End Rockets for West Bank Cease-Fire; Livni: No Way


Israeli Military Suggests Gaza 'Buffer Zone'

Israeli Forces Open Fire on Journalists in West Bank

Israel May Invite UN Troops Into Gaza

Israel Weighs Tactics Toward Hamas

US Envoy Denies Opposition to Israel-Syria Peace Talks

US Envoy: Pollard Wasn't Executed - That's All the Clemency He's Likely to Get

Middle East

50,000 Turks Rally for Secularism

Egypt Arrests 25 From Opposition Group


Explosion Near Mayor's Vehicle Kills Two Civilians in Mogadishu

Somalia: Ethiopian Troops Escape Roadside Bomb

Somali President: We Need Money or the Terrorists Win

Uganda Offers More Troops for Somalia


In Darfur, Some Arabs Now Fight Alongside Rebels

Sudan Battles Rebels in Darfur

Sudan Forces Accused on Darfur Killings


Justin Raimondo
The Ron Paul Effect

Ivan Eland
Decentralization: Iraq's Only Hope

Alan Bock
A Czar's Half-Life

Doug Bandow
Who Would Jesus Kill?

Philip Giraldi
George Tenet Lies About
His Lies

David R. Henderson
Hail Ron Paul and Mike Gravel

Nebojsa Malic
Jihad in New Jersey

Charles Peña
Good Intentions and
Unintended Consequences

Praful Bidwai
Sanctions Aggravate Iranian Rights Situation

Ran HaCohen
The Legend of the
Removed Checkpoints

Sascha Matuszak
From China to Cairo

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