Today's Highlights

How to Control the Story: Dahr Jamail
Petraeus Tried to Block Iranians' Release: Porter
Fearmongering Made Law: Philip Giraldi
Keep Opposing Iran Attack: Marjorie Cohn
Good Riddance to John Howard: Glenn Greenwald

 Robert Parry

Neocons Think They’ve Won Iraq

 Daniel Levy

Peace is Possible

 Eric Margolis

Pakistan: Chickens Come Home

 Gareth Porter

War Party Lies About Syria, DPRK, Iran

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Bush Says Israel, Palestinians Agree on Path

US Troops Kill Bank Employees Going to Work


Iraqi Govt Wants 50K US Troops for 'Long Term'

  US General: Iraq Forces 'Better,' Still Not Ready
  Blackwater Probe Stifled by Conflicts

Tuesday: 2 US Soldiers, 43 Iraqis Killed; 30 Iraqis Wounded

US Commander: Iran Still Supporting Iraqi Militias


Petraeus Sought to Prevent Release of Iranians

Afghanistan MPs in Mass Walkout


Bomb Attacks Kill Eight in Afghanistan

How to Control the Story, Pentagon-Style  by Dahr Jamail and Tom Engelhardt
Protecting American Freedom in Wartime  by Nat Hentoff
We Have to Keep Pressing Hard Against an Attack on Iran  by Marjorie Cohn
Obey or Die  by Arthur Silber
Good Riddance to John Howard
by Glenn Greenwald
Military Recruiting Vans Draw Fire
by Pat Elder

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Neocon Media Hypes Shaky Border Tunnel Jihadist Story

War Czar: Permanent Iraq Bases Won't Need Senate OK

Full Text of US, Iraq Declaration

Putin Says US Meddling With Election Monitors

Bush 'Deeply Concerned' at Russia Arrests

Study: UN Arms Embargoes Always Breached, Rarely Change Behavior of Target
GOP Senators: Iraq Aid Will Be Halted if Maliki Fails to Make Progress by January
Today in Iraq

How Much Safer Is Baghdad Now?

Gunmen Slaughter 11 Relatives of Iraqi Journalist

Iraq Agrees to Join Global Chemical Weapons Ban

Defense Ministry: Iraqi 'Bridal Couple' Were Wanted Militants

Monday: 30 Iraqis Killed, 4 Wounded

'Honor Killings' Take Heavy Toll in Iraqi Kurdistan

Iraq Kurds Defy Baghdad on Oil Deals

PKK Leaders Fear of Being Captured in Northern Iraq


Buses to Carry Iraqis Returning From Syria

UN Appoints Team to Handle Returning Iraqi Refugees

Occupying Iraq

US and Iraq Agree on Talks for Future Relationship

Who's Who in Blackwater Probe

Photographer Held by US Military Faces Eventual Charges

Presbyterian Pastor Patrols With His Soldiers in Iraq

Sri Lanka

Defense Secretary Urges More Spending for US Diplomacy

War Vets Fighting Addiction

'War on Terror'

Another Bogus 'Press Conference' Revealed, This Time at Homeland Security

Challenges Brew Over 'State Secrets'

Al-Qaeda Wing: Bin Laden Message Coming


Musharraf Foe Sharif Threatens Protests

Pakistan's Sharif Files Election Papers

Sharif's Triumphant Return From Exile Adds to Musharraf's Woes

Analysis: Musharraf Too Weak to Block Sharif

Pakistan Military Claims Top Militant Commander Killed in Swat Valley

Pakistani Forces Kill 15 Militants in Northern Swat Valley

US Jewish Leader Visits Pakistan to Support Dictatorship


India, Israel Planning to Jointly Develop Surface-to-Air Missile

DM: Indian Air Force to Join in 'World's Toughest War Games' in US

Sri Lanka

27 Killed in Sri Lanka Clashes

Tamil Leader Expected to Call for All-Out War in Annual Policy Speech


Russia Ready for Missile Shield Talks With US

Russian Vote May Help Putin Craft His Next Role

Kasparov Gets 5 Days for Marching Against Putin

Failed KGB Coup Leader Dies


Serbia Defiant During Kosovo Talks

Serbs, Albanians Totally Opposed on Kosovo

Russia to Insist Kosovo Talks Be Extended


Japan: Missile Drill to Counter China, North Korea

US Diplomat Staying in North Korea for Nuclear Work

UN Checks Russian Nuclear Fuel for Iran
US Urges China to Back New UN Sanctions on Iran
Mideast Peace Summit

Bush 'Optimistic' as He Launches Drive for Peace in Middle East

Breakthrough 'Near' for Middle East Peace Talks

Hamas Chief Haniyeh: Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations Useless

Hamas Urges Taking Hard Line Against Israel

2,000 Attend Gaza 'Counter Conference'

Israel's Lieberman: Annapolis Summit Won't Lead to Peace Breakthrough

Olmert: Israel, Not US Jews, Will Decide the Future of Jerusalem

Israeli Settlers Watch Peace Talks With Unease

State Dept: Bush, Rice Won't Address Golan Issue

Four Main Issues That Divide Israel, Palestinians

The Middle East Summit: Mission Impossible?

Annapolis: World Reactions

Restrained Optimism for Mideast Peace Talks

Annapolis Conference Finds Little Popular Support in Middle East

Iran Rebukes Saudi Arabia Over Mideast Conference

Saudis Hoping US Will Pressure Israel

Saudi FM: US to Offer Specific Mideast Proposals at Summit

Syria Has Much to Gain From Annapolis

Syria's Role at US Talks May Help Lebanon

Bahrain Spurns Relations With Israel


One Palestinian Killed, Four Others Wounded in Israeli Air Raid

Israeli Army Confirms Raiding Northern Gaza

Al-Aqsa Commander Killed in Israeli Raid on West Bank City

Gaza Fears Israeli Push to Smash Hamas

Israeli Military Court Jails Hamas Man for 450 Years

Rights Group: 16 Palestinians Died After Israel Refused Gazans Access to Hospitals


Lebanese PM Takes Executive Powers

Hezbollah Blames US for Lebanon Impasse


Sequence of Hand-Grenade Explosions at Mogadishu Bazaar

Somali Detainees Overpower Guards, Assume Control of Jail

Ethiopian Army Convoy Attacked in Somalia, Four Dead


South Sudan Casts Shadow Over Uganda's Peace

Despite Tensions, Southern Sudanese Don't Expect War

Chad Army Says It Killed Hundreds of Rebels on Darfur Border

Presbyterian Church Cheers Nigerian Govt's Refusal to Let US Build Military Base


Venezuela's Chávez Faces Toughest Vote Test

Colombia, Venezuela in Crisis Over Marxist Rebels


Justin Raimondo
Giuliani's Culture of Corruption

Doug Bandow
Interest Group Foreign Policy

Philip Giraldi
A Conservative View of Iran

David R. Henderson
Why Attack Iran?

Alan Bock
Lebanon: The Next Civil War?

Charles Peńa
Fred Thompson and the Kitchen Sink

Ivan Eland
Bush's Role in Bringing
Pakistan to the Abyss

Nebojsa Malic
From Beneath You It Devours

Ran HaCohen
The Israeli Right Has a Peace Plan

Praful Bidwai
Nuke Deal May Trigger Midterm Polls in India

Sascha Matuszak
Chaos in the Great Game

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