Today's Highlights

Is Another 9/11 Inevitable?: Justin Raimondo
The Pentagon's Battle Bugs: Turse/Engelhardt
Putting Lipstick on a Pig: Ivan Eland
If You Like Bush, You'll Love McCain: Greenwald
We Told You So About Iraq: Steven Greenhut

 Gareth Porter

The End of the Maliki Regime?

 David Case

The US Military's Assassination Problem

 Jenny Eliscu

The Real Life of the Marlboro Marine

 John McGlynn

The Financial War Against Iran

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Updated March 31, 2008 - 11:17 PM EDT
Sadr Offers Truce as Fighting Persists in Iraq
  Aide to Iraq's Sadr: No Arms Handover
  Iraq Fighting Underscores Power Struggle
  Iraq Fighting a Reality Check
  US Unsure About the Future of Iraq's 'Sons'

Monday: 2 US Soldiers, 50 Iraqis Killed; 41 Iraqis Wounded

Iran Helped Broker Iraq Cease-Fire
  CIA Chief Says Iran Has Nuclear Weapons Drive
CIA Director: Pakistan Border Poses Danger
  Parliament May Have Votes to Impeach Musharraf
Secret Spying in US Caused Fears at Outset
  Ex-Terror Detainee Says US Tortured Him
North Korea Threatens South With Destruction

Zimbabwe Opposition Say Mugabe Poised to Claim Victory

Like the Wild, Wild West.
Plus al-Qaeda.
 by Nicholas Schmidle
If You Like Bush, You'll Love McCain  by Glenn Greenwald
Five Things You Need to Know to Understand the Latest Violence in Iraq  by Joshua Holland and Raed Jarrar
The Pentagon's Battle Bugs
by Nick Turse and Tom Engelhardt
Who Is the Iraqi Army?  by Cenk Uygur
Morality, Justice, and Life Destroyed  by Arthur Silber

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Unlawful Influence at Gitmo
Firsthand Look at Basra Shows Value of White Flag
Text of the Sadr Cease-Fire Statement
Profile: The Mahdi Army
Remains of GI Missing Since 2004 Found in Iraq
Diyala Troops Pause to Reevaluate Strategy
China's Wen Offers Peace Talks to Taiwan
Summit's Big Question: Whither NATO?
Sadr Followers
Caught Off Guard by Truce
Basra Siege
Iraqi Premier Welcomes Truce Offer, Offensive to Go On
Sadr Reins in Shi'ite Militiamen, Sends Mixed Signals
CIA Chief Defends Military Action in Basra
US Says Special Forces Fight in Basra
British Forces Set Up Checkpoint Near Basra
Main Players in Iraq's Basra
Today in Iraq
Iraqi Govt Lifts Curfew After Four Days
Rockets Spread Fear in Baghdad's Green Zone
US: 14 Bodies Found in Mass Grave
Sunday: 144 Iraqis, 2 Americans Killed, 59 Iraqis Wounded
Global Iraq Fallout
French Extremists Dream of Jihad in Iraq
Sweden Closes Doors to Fleeing Iraqis
The War at Home
Iraq Fighting Plays Out in US Election Race
On Israel, Clinton, Obama, and McCain All Aim to Be Like Bush
Sen. Graham: 'Iranians Are Killing Americans'
Police Arrest 80-Year-Old Antiwar Protester in Wheelchair at Long Island (NY) Mall
US Military
Are Air Force Ads Recruiting, or Lobbying?
Tracking a Marine Lost at Home
Air Force Seeks Jets Powered by Liquefied Coal
Laser Plane Could Destroy Tanks From 10 Miles
'War on Terror'
Al-Qaeda Recruiting 'Western' Fighters
US Spy Agency Seeks Data on Power Grid
David Hicks Gag Order Expires
Zimbabwe Govt Warns Opposition Over Victory Claims
Zimbabwean Forces Patrol After Poll Result Delay
Regional Observers Judge Zimbabwe Poll 'Credible'
Heroic Return for Zimbabwe's Opposition Leader
Somali Civilians Shelled as Ethiopia's FM Visits
Death Toll From Mogadishu Market Blasts Hits 17
Uganda Holds 20 'al-Qaeda Suspects'

Thatcher's Son Implicated in Plot

'Independence' Strains Kosovo's Police Force
Bank Accounts Linked to ETA Are Frozen in Liechtenstein
US Shifting Funds Away From Miami Anti-Castro Groups
Costa Rican Minister Steps Down Over FARC Comments
France Ready to Take in Colombia Rebels
China Says It Has Evidence Dalai Lama Incited Riots
China Says Dalai Lama Rejects Dialogue
Tibetan Speaker Says Crackdown Continues
Chinese Nationalism Fuels Tibet Crackdown
Uneasy Calm Returns to Protest-Hit China Town
China Still Has Trouble Reading Tibet's Pulse
Olympic Politics
Olympic Flame Handed to China Despite Protests
Beijing Olympics Torch Stop Offers Brief Respite for China
Beijing on Guard Against Tibet Protesters as Olympic Torch Arrives
The Olympic Torch: Its History and Past Disputes
The Olympic Torch: Peace, Fraternity, and Controversy
Beijing Olympic Torch Relay Route
United Vote for PM Isolates Musharraf
US Jittery Over Pakistan Terror Efforts: Analysts
Pakistan Militants Say Ready to Talk
Missile Destroys Pro-Govt Taliban Leader’s Office
Sharif's Brother Set to Lead Pakistan's Punjab
Bush to Meet NATO Allies Divided Over Adding Troops in Afghanistan
Eight Taliban Killed in Southern Afghanistan: Police
What Afghanistan Wants to See on Television
New Zealand Patrol Hit by Roadside Bomb in Afghanistan
Blast Wounds Three Dutch Soldiers in Afghanistan
Sri Lanka Says 36 Killed in Weekend Fighting
Tibetans Scuffle With Nepal Police, 113 Detained
CIA: Iran 'Has Something to Hide'
Iran Summons Dutch Envoy Over Koran Film
Couple Accused in Iran Case Had Dark Secret, Officials Say
Portrait of a Veteran Iranian Revolutionary
US Demands to See Swiss-Iran Contract
Israel Tells Rice Will Ease Some West Bank Restrictions
Netanyahu: No Substitute for Israeli Control in West Bank
Israel Delays Opening of West Bank Police HQ
A Freeway in Israel Provokes a Cringe: Apartheid
Gazans Demand That Egypt Release Hamas Militants From Prison
Settlers Suspected of Injuring Palestinians' Sheep
Jordan: Collapse of Israel-Palestinian Talks 'Threatens Region'
Middle East Summit
US-Led Boycott of Summit Designed to Isolate Syria Deters Several
FM: Syria Ready for US Military Action
Iraq Refuses to Endorse Arab Summit Statement
Arab Summit Says Peace Offer Is Under Review

Justin Raimondo
Is Another 9/11 Inevitable?

Ivan Eland
Putting Lipstick on a Pig

Alan Bock
Getting It Wrong Again

Doug Bandow
Crisis Postponed?

Nebojsa Malic
Two Anniversaries

Charles Peña
Hard to See the Benefits Through the Bills and the Blood

Philip Giraldi
Neocon Valor Is an Act of Feith

David R. Henderson
Jeremiah Wright: True and False

Ran HaCohen
Israel Says 'No'

Praful Bidwai
India to Pay a Price For Launching Israeli Spy Satellite

Sascha Matuszak
The Dragon or the Snake?

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