Today's Highlights

Containing Iraq's Civil War?: Ivan Eland
Who's Afraid of Nixing Nukes?: Frida Berrigan
Iran: West Sparks Sunni Unrest: Kimia Sanati
Why I Fled George Bush's War: Joshua Key
Harping on Press Failure on WMD: G. Mitchell

 John Mueller

Overblown: The Bogus War on Terror

 Craig Unger

Iraq Redux: Same Neocons, Same Goals, Same Tactics, Next Target

 J.D. Cash

They Don’t Even Deny it Anymore: Undercover feds did the Oklahoma City Bombing.

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Updated March 6, 2007 - 9:27 PM EST

Libby Guilty on Four Counts

9 US Soldiers Killed North of Baghdad

Over 120 Killed in Attack on Shi'ite Pilgrims


Gunmen Storm Iraq Jail, Free 140


Tuesday Total: 10 GIs, 215 Iraqis Killed; 406 Iraqis Wounded

  Iraqi Government Against Internationalizing Crisis

Democrats Alter Plan to Restrict Iraq War

Afghan Kids Die as US Drops One-Ton Bombs
  US Military Defends Destroying Media Photographs
  CIA Says They Have Fresh Leads on bin Laden
Washington's Mixed Signals on Iran

State Department Promotion Sends Iran War Signal


Former Intel Chief: US Pressuring Pak to Get Support for Iran Attack

Why We 'Harp' on Press Failure
on WMD
 by Greg Mitchell
Who's Afraid of Nuclear
 by Frida Berrigan
Be Afraid of President McCain
by Matt Welch
Our Word for the Day  by Arthur Silber
Cheney Converts to Islam  by Eric Kenning
No Confidence? No Kidding!  by Fred Kaplan

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Poll: Americans Don't Trust Bush on Threat Intelligence

Bush, Cheney Turn Focus to Linking Terror War and Iraq

Iranians Blame the West for Sunni Unrest

Israelis to Supply Vehicles to US in Iraq

Poll: Israel, Iran, NK, US Have Most Negative Influence on the World

US Moves to Soothe Growing Russian Resentment

Former Prosecutor Says Departure Was Pressured

Sadr Movement Vows Not to Give Up Posts Unless Others in Coalition Do
Iraq Attacks Continue

38 Die, 105 Hurt in Baghdad Market Blast

Bomb Shatters Baghdad's Storied Literary Street

Gunfight at Baghdad's Deserted Shopping Mall

Monday: 126 Iraqis, 3 GIs Killed; 196 Iraqis, 1 GI Wounded
Today in Iraq

China Oil Officials Due in Baghdad for Talks on Saddam-Era Oil Deal

Iraqi Refugees Appreciate New Lease on Temporary Lives in Syria

Iraq: 4.5 Million Children Undernourished

Aziz Praises 'Hero' Saddam

Aziz Blames Iran for Kurd Gassing

Occupying Iraq

Helping Instead of Killing Iraqis Reaps Intel for Occupation Troops

US Builds Baghdad Garrisons to Fight Violence

Probe Opened Into British-Iraqi Raid

The War at Home

Army Medic Is Found Guilty of Desertion

Poll Shows Growing Doubts That US Victory Is Possible in Iraq War

Poll: US Cannot Stop Iraq Violence, Say Americans

Key Lawmakers Complain of Weak Intelligence

The War Powers Showdown

War Protesters Arrested at Washington Port

Probe of Prosecutor Firings Intensifies

Group Alleges FBI Abused Wiretaps to Spy on Government Officials

A New Bomb, Sprung From an Old Design

Walter Reed Scandal

Rumsfeld's Men Fall in Walter Reed Scandal

Congress Hears of Neglect in Veterans’ Care

'I Failed,' Says Fired Walter Reed General

Soldiers Testify Over Poor Care at Walter Reed

Apologies, Anger at Walter Reed Hearing

Redefining Torture?

Experts Want New Definition of Torture

Study: US Has No Case for Redefining Torture

'War on Terror'

Detainees Ask Supreme Court to Guarantee Legal Rights

US Prosecutor Denies Hicks Trial Will Be Delayed

Australia Terror Suspects Arrive in Court

Terror Case Prosecutor Assails Defense Lawyer

Less Than Four Percent Held Under UK Terror Laws Are Convicted

Top Secret: We're Wiretapping You

US Military to Probe Killings of Afghan Civilians

Karzai Slams Afghan Deaths After Raid

Forces in Afghanistan Brace for Protests After US Forces Kill Civilians

Britain to Deploy New Bomb in Afghanistan

Afghan Opium Poppy Cultivation Could Rise


Pakistan Warns India Not to Chase Militants Across Border

Violent Debate on Women's Rights in Pakistan

Two 'US Spies' Killed in Waziristan

Maoist Rebels Kill Lawmaker in India

Sri Lanka

Tamil Rebels Warn of Sri Lanka Bloodbath

Sri Lanka Peace Mediator Meets Tigers, Three Soldiers Killed


UN Starts Talks on New Iran Sanctions

ElBaradei: Iran May Have Halted Nuclear Program

ElBaradei: Iran Nuclear Stand 'One of a Kind'

Analysts: Iran's Military Poses Little Threat to Neighbors

EU Foreign Ministers Agree to Keep Pressuring Iran

Israeli FM Urges Europe to Ignore Economic Costs of Isolating Iran

Iran Hints It Will Attend Baghdad Talks

Some Fear Iran's Space Program Is Hostile

Iran Asks for Turkey's Help on Missing Ex-Official

Iran's Rare Treasures Under Threat in Event of Attack


Lebanon Rivals Could Agree End to Crisis This Week

Lebanon's Southerners Risk Life and Limb to Work Bomb-Laden Lands

Palestinian Govt

Palestinian Cabinet Delayed Again as Tensions Flare in Gaza

Fatah Man Hurt in Fighting With Hamas Over Gaza Training Area

Israeli FM Urges EU Not to Renew Direct Aid to Palestinians

Israel's War at Home

Israel Report on Lebanon War Puts Heat on PM

Israel's Army, Legislature Battle Over Lebanon War

Storm Brews Between Israel and Egypt Over POW Killing Claims


Abbas Accuses EU of Pro-Israel Bias

BBC Survey Claims Israel Has Least Positive Image in the World

Poll Shows Americans More Polarized on Israeli-Palestinian Dispute

Middle East

Al-Qaeda Claims Attack on Algerian Policemen

Franco-Cypriot Military Pact Irks Turkey

Russia and Her Neighbors

Russian Military Reporter Dies After Fall Out of Window

Are Putin's Agents Behind Shooting?

Russia to Revise Stance Over US Missile Plans

General: Russia Capable of Hitting US Missile Shield

Poll: Czechs Remain Opposed to US Missile Shield

Oil Fuels More Independent Azerbaijan

North Korea

US, North Korea Set to Talk Under Nuclear Deal

US Offering North Korea a Mutual Backdown


East Timor President Threatens State of Emergency

War of Words After Taiwan Call for Independence

China's Wen Pledges Stronger Military

Japan PM's Policy Chief Warns That China May Invade


Did Somali Islamists Kidnap Ethiopian British Embassy Staff?

SAS Team Sent to Rescue Kidnapped Britons in Ethiopia

AU Delegation Arrives in Mogadishu Ahead of Troops


Chad Ex-Rebel Leader Gets Top Job

Rebels in Central African Republic Clash With French Forces

Sudan Rebel a 'UN Prisoner'

Uganda's Judges Strike Over Raid


Bush Tour of Latin America Designed to Deliver Message: 'We Care'

Protests, 'Super-Security' Await Bush in Brazil


Justin Raimondo
A Horse of a Different Color

Ivan Eland
Containing Iraq's Civil War
Is Not the Answer

David R. Henderson
How Much Is the War on Iraq Costing You?

Nebojsa Malic
Not Guilty

Doug Bandow
Big Dangerous Ideas

Alan Bock
Breaking the Presidential Pattern

Charles Peña
Our Pals in Pakistan

Ran HaCohen
How to Live With Hunger

Philip Giraldi
Old Europe and the Mullahs

Praful Bidwai
From Horror, an Opportunity for Peace

Sascha Matuszak
From China to Cairo

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