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Game Theory and War: David R. Henderson
'Flame' Plame Blame Game: Justin Raimondo
Israel, Iran, and the US: Jorge Hirsch
Uranium Fallout: Sidney Blumenthal
It's Bush-Cheney, Not Rove-Libby: Frank Rich

The politicians in this world... have at their command weapons of mass destruction far more complex than their own thinking processes.
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Updated October 17, 2005 - 11:24 PM EDT
Cheney Entangled in CIA Leak Probe
CIA, White House Play Iraq Blame Game
Iraq to Audit Vote Amid Fraud Charges
White House Prepares for Possible Indictments
Officials Unaware of Miller's 'Special Status'
Iraqis: 39 Civilians Killed in US Airstrike
Constitution Passes in All but Two Provinces
Bush Signals a Longer, Broader Iraq Conflict
Extremists Fill Aid Chasm After Quake
White House Set Up Group to Market War in Iraq in 2002
Israel's Role in the Coming
US-Iran War
 by Jorge Hirsch
Director of Censored Intelligence
by John Prados
'Al-Qaeda Letter' Belies Bush's Iraq Claims  by Robert Parry
We Do Not Deserve These People
by Anatol Lieven
Uranium Fallout  by Sidney Blumenthal
Senate Republican Torture Masters
by Laurence M. Vance

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Syria Denies Deal Over Hariri Probe
Rice Accuses Damascus of 'Stirring Up Difficulties in Palestinian Camps'
Top UK Police Investigator Found Dead in Basra
Initial Results From Iraq's Referendum
Aziz Won't Testify Against Saddam
Blair to Spend Billions to Revamp Nuke Systems
Indian Kashmir Survivors Say Politicians Divert Quake Relief
Four Years Later, Much US Aid in Afghanistan Has Had Little Impact
50 Election Workers in Afghanistan Fired for Fraud
Claws Out: Rice Lays Groundwork for Iran Action
Today in Iraq
Shi'ite Militants Gaining Strength in Basra
In al-Qaeda Letter, a Strategic Blueprint or a Fake?
US Nabs Iraq's al-Qaeda Webmaster
Former Iraq Minister Denies Graft
Professor of Death
Iraqi Constitution
Leaflets Accuse US of Rigging Iraq Vote
Loyalties Lie With Clerics, Not With Politicians, in Najaf
Another Milestone on the Road to … What?
US Lauds Voter Turnout in Iraq
Attacks Continue
Six US Soldiers Killed in Iraq Attacks
Mortars Follow Voting
Security Incidents in Iraq, Oct. 17
Security Incidents in Iraq, Oct. 16
The New Iraq
Arab Commentators Split Over Iraq's Future
Baghdad Real Estate Market Is Booming Despite Escalating Violence
Small Town That Holds Saddam’s Destiny in Its Hands
Global Iraq Fallout
UK Censors 'Kill Off' Envoy's Iraq Memoir
RAF Officer May Face Jail for Refusing Iraq Tour
Prince Nayef Says Saudis Still Waiting for Iraqi Security Team
Two RAF Harriers Damaged in Afghan Rocket Strike
First Results Finalized After Afghanistan Vote, More Protests
Karzai: Palestinian State Precedes Ties With Israel
Rockets Hit US Facility in Southern Afghanistan, No Losses
Despair at Afghanistan's First Civil Service Salary Hike
Little Headway in Efforts to Curtail Afghanistan's Opium Trade
After Quake, Politics Take a Blow
Six Pakistani Troops Killed in Aid Chopper Crash
Kashmir Earthquake Tests Rival Armies
Kashmiri Politicians Call for LoC Opening
Indian Mortar System Lands by Russian DM During Joint Exercise
US Moving Forward on Nuclear Deal With India
Indian Troops Kill Four Rebels in Quake-Hit Kashmir
Ruling Party Wins Somaliland Elections
Mugabe Defies EU Travel Ban
Algerian Rebels Kill Two, Kidnap Three
Miller's Lawyer Says Libby Faces 'Problem' in CIA Probe
First Reactions to Miller Opus: Many Questions Remain
Reporters Want Endorsement of Rove, but McClellan Not Biting
UK War on Terror
UK Home Office Says New Terror Law Is Rarely Used
Ian Blair May Have to Resign 'Fairly Soon' Over Menezes Shooting
Tehran Confident It Will Not Face Security Council
Iran Blames UK for Bombs That Killed Four
Britain Denies Iran Bomb Claims
PA Says It Foiled 17 Terror Attacks in First Month of Gaza Self-Rule
Gazans See Border Controls as Stifling Economy
Three Israelis, Militant Leader Killed in West Bank Flare-Up
Israeli Court Won't Let Temple Mount Group Lay 'Cornerstone' of Third Temple
Islamic Jihad Vows to Avenge Israeli Killing of Its Militant
Middle East
Lebanon in 'State of Emergency' Ahead of Hariri Report
Egypt Orders Release of 5 Group Members
Jordan to Support Mideast Summit
Russia Expects US to Pull Out Bases After Afghanistan Stabilizes
Hundreds Gather in Southern Russian Town to Demand Release of Relatives' Bodies
Russians Join in UK Action on Terrorism
Australia to Test Anti-Terror Capabilities
Australia to Double Spy Personnel
Backlash Will Force Watering Down of Aussie Terror Laws
Suspected Insurgents Kill 11 in Thailand
Thai Separatists Stay in the Shadows
Uzbekistan Pursues Suspects on Russian Soil
Kyrgyzstan President: Security at Risk From Afghan Instability
North Korea Closing Another Door, This Time on Food
Election Date Fails to Break Deadlock in Nepal
Rumsfeld Is Heading for Beijing
Japanese Prime Minister Visits Tokyo War Shrine Honoring War Dead
Norway Envoy: Despite Truce, Sri Lankan War Continues

Justin Raimondo
'Flame' Plame Blame Game

David R. Henderson
What Game Theory Can Tell Us About Terrorism

Alan Bock
Just a Chance

Charles Peña
A New York State of Mind

Nebojsa Malic
Empire's Endgame

Ivan Eland
Cheney's Counterproductive Policy Toward Terrorists

Praful Bidwai
India Ditches Iran and Nonalignment

Ran HaCohen
Stop Your Sobbing

Sascha Matuszak
Free the Diplomats

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

Matthew Barganier
Et Tu, Pat?

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