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Updated December 1, 2009 - 11:20 PM EST

Obama Sells Escalation With Vague Pullout Promise

  US Looks to Bypass Karzai in Running Afghanistan
  Obama to Reject Growth Timetable for Afghan Army

Brown Commits UK Troops to a 'Safer' Afghanistan


United Antiwar Movement Tells Obama: No Escalation!

  False Hopes or Brutal Truths as Obama Rallies War Effort

US, Iran Moving Again Toward Confrontation

  Iran Enrichment Plans Largely Bluster, Experts Say
Iraq VP Vows 'Flexibility' on Election Law
  Blair Planned Iraq Invasion Nine Months Before War

Blair Adviser: US Did Not Expect to Stabilize Iraq

Supreme Court Nixes Order to Release Abuse Photos
  Justices Say Capital Cases Must Weigh War Trauma
Palestinians Expected to Press UN for Statehood
EU Troops Stay in Bosnia for 'Political Reasons'
How Many Muslims Has the US Killed in the Past 30 Years?  by Stephen M. Walt
The US Govt Is Taking Us Down  by Jacob G. Hornberger
Obama Isn't Listening to Voices of Reason on Afghanistan  by John Nichols
Psychological Warfare  by Ximena Ortiz
Go With the Savvy Investors
by J. Victor Marshall
The Hollow Politics of Escalation  by Norman Solomon

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Iran Sends Mixed Signals on Quitting NPT

Authority to Spy on Americans Unclear as PATRIOT Act Expires

Afghan Plan to Test Limits of Nation-Building

More Iraq, Afghanistan Veterans Need More Help

Serbia Challenges Kosovo Secession at Hague Court

Israeli Military Eyes New Facebook, Twitter Unit


Iraq Reports Drop in Civilian Deaths in November

Iraqi General Assassinated in Disputed City of Kirkuk

Mysterious 'Saddam Channel' Drops Off Iraqi TV

Czech: Iraq Planned Attack on Radio Free Europe

Now With Foothold in Iraq, Oil Companies Look to the Future

Monday: 4 Iraqis Killed, 15 Wounded


Tehran: UN Criticism Prompted New Nuclear Plans

Senior Cleric Denounces Iranian Militia Force

Are Iran's Nuclear Enrichment Threats Mostly Bluster?

Sources: Russia to Have Bushehr Nuclear Site Ready by March

UK Yacht Crew Detained by Iranian Navy

'War on Terror'
USS Cole Trial, With No Major Witness, Will Test Tribunal System

4 From Guantanamo Are Sent to Europe


Another Railway Blast Hits Russia

Russia Train Bombing: Sign of New Terror Tactics?

Russia Sends Security Pact Draft to Leaders Abroad


Honduras Hopes to Move Past 'Coup' With Election

Presidential Victory in Honduras Marred by Dispute

US: Honduras' Election Important but Not Last Step

Swiss Minaret Ban

Swiss Official Hints at Reversal of Minaret Ban

Swiss Minaret Ban May Signal New Right-Wing Surge

Swiss Bishops Criticize Country's Ban on Construction of Minarets

Switzerland Faces Backlash Over Minaret Ban


US Bid to Bypass Karzai's Afghan Government Upsets Allies

Obama's Speech on Afghanistan to Envision an Exit

Pressure Mounts on Merkel Over Afghan Air Raid Debacle

Body of 2nd US Soldier Found in NW Afghanistan

Australia in Afghanistan for Long Haul: Rudd


Pakistani Forces Kill 10 Taliban Militants in Tribal Region

Obama Seeks New Partnership With Pakistan

Pakistan's Zardari Holds Off His Political Foes – for Now

Pakistani Journalist Critical of the Military Is Threatened


Hamas: Gaps Remain Over Prisoner Deal

One Palestinian Killed, Three Wounded in Gaza Explosion

Settlers: We'll Prevent Inspectors From Enforcing Construction Freeze

EU Foreign Ministers Likely to Call for Division of Jerusalem

Damascus Claims Uranium Found in Site Was Israel's Doing

Hezbollah to Continue Arming to Fight Israel


South Korean Navy Ship Rescues North Korean Soldier

Journalists Protest Massacre in Philippines


US Blasts Sudan Over Darfur Peacekeeper Harassment

Al-Shabaab Seize Control of Southern Somali Border Town


Justin Raimondo
The Galula Doctrine

David R. Henderson
A Coalition's Progress: Monterey's Anti-Afghan War Demonstration

Nebojsa Malic
Dayton's End

Philip Giraldi
The Cost of War

Ivan Eland
Government Terrorism Lists Are a Holiday Turkey

Kelley B. Vlahos
Be Thankful 2008 Was Not Hillary's Year

Charles V. Peņa
More Sanctions, More Insanity

Ran HaCohen
Fascism Needs an Enemy

Alan Bock
Independence, Empire Don't Mesh

Edouard Husson
The Virtues of Gorbachevism

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