Today's Highlights

There's Still Time to Rethink Iran: Ray McGovern
Afghanistan: Catalogue of Errors: Michael Scheuer
More Sand In Our Faces: Gordon Prather
'States Secrets' Cover-Up: Horton/Edmonds/Bamford
Kurds Fear a New War: Mohammed Salih

 Ray McGovern

Why Cheney Went After Wilson’s Wife: To Show the Rest What Could Happen to Them

 Sibel Edmonds and James Bamford

New FBI Whistleblowers Back Sibel: Gilbert Graham Reveals Wiretaps Against Neocons Were Illegal

 James Marcinkowski

Throw Away the Key: Why “Scooter” Deserves More than He’ll Get

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Updated March 10, 2007 - 9:15 PM EST
Iran, US Disagree Over Whether They Talked
  Iraq FM: 'Positive Results' at Security Conference
  Iraq: Bloodshed May Spread Across Mideast
  Shi'ite Clerics Say Sunni Arab States Interfering in Iraq
  Iraq Will Urge US, Iran Not to Use It as Pawn
  Iranian General 'Hands Over Vital Documents After Defecting to US'
GIs Accused of Shooting Family in Sadr City
  Saturday: 57 Iraqis Killed, 109 Wounded as Powers Meet
  Bush's Iraq Plan Costs Begins to Balloon
  Saddam Trial Judge Seeks Asylum After Fleeing Iraq
Struggle to Find Fresh Troops for Iraq Buildup
  Democrats Lard Iraq Bill With Favorite Projects
  Top Republican Says This Is Iraq's Last Chance
  Democrats Steer the War in Iraq in Fits and Starts
How a Battered al-Qaeda Was Rebuilt
  Alive and Uncaptured: Osama Celebrates His 50th Birthday
  Secretary Gates Attempting to Give Covert Ops Back to CIA
Gonzales, Mueller Admit FBI Broke Law
  There's No Watchdog for Secret Budgets
  As First Tribunals Begin, US Refuses to Name Men at Gitmo Court
  Videotape of Officials Interrogating Terror Suspect Padilla Is Missing
A Catalogue of Errors in Afghanistan  by Michael Scheuer
New Whistleblowers Confirm Cover-Up  Scott Horton Interviews Sibel Edmonds & James Bamford
Dems Aren't Urgent Enough About Withdrawal  by John Nichols
There's Still Time to Rethink Iran
by Ray McGovern
More Sand In Our Faces  by Gordon Prather
The Tragic Case of Jose Padilla
by Elaine Cassel

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The Neocons: Down but Not Out?
US Hires Contractor to Back Somali Military
Kurds Fear a New War
200 Sailors on Way to Iraq for River Mission
Millions of Shi'ites Defy Bombs to Mark Iraq Festival
'No Time for Training' in British Army
US Considers Risky Hostage Rescue Attempt in Colombia
Bombs Haunt Iraqi Children
Today in Iraq
Maliki Tours Baghdad Streets
Iraqi Police Kidnapped in Raid
Iraqi Spokesman Says Leader of Major Al-Qaeda-Linked Group Captured Near Baghdad
Iraqi Petition Holds US Fully Responsible for Iraq Crisis
Violence Taking a Toll on Iraqi Men's Love Lives
Friday: 1 Marine, 33 Iraqis Killed
Abusing 'National Security'
Report Details FBI Data-Collection Errors
FBI Abuses Prompt Calls for Reform
Gonzales Tries to Mollify GOP Critics on Firings, FBI Missteps
Justice Dept. Inpector General Report on National Security Letters (.pdf)
Asst. Attorney General's Letter to Sen. Specter Regarding National Security Letters (.pdf)
The War at Home
Rove: Future Presidents Will Embrace Bush Doctrine of Preemptive War
Top Gun Aircraft Are Seized From US Museums in 'Paranoia' Raids
House Dems Face Uphill Battle Over Iraq

Edwards: Iowa Voters Move Beyond Iraq

News Media Falling Short in Watchdog Role, Critics Say
Lawsuit: CIA Censored Whistleblower
Danger Shouldn't Stop Journalists, Newswoman Says
US Military
Northrop Grumman Developing Pop-Up Submarine Destroyer
House Panel Told of Warnings About VA
'War on Terror'
US Opens Status Review of Top Terror Suspects
State Dept Hires Arabic Speakers to Post Pro-US Messages on Internet Forums
PATRIOT Woes Weigh on Gonzales
Russia Chides US Over Rights Report
Kasparov Building Opposition to Putin
Serb-Albanian Talks on Kosovo Start UN Endgame
Serbia Braces for Diplomatic Showdown
Thousands in Spain Protest ETA Sentence
Spain Extradites Bomb Suspect
Basque Separtist Support Activity in Bolivia Eyed
Swiss Convict Turkish Politician for Denying Armenian Genocide
Chirac: US Missile Shield Could Split Europe
Sweden May Spy on E-Mails
Musicians Aim to Convince British MPs to Oppose Nukes
Eritrea: AU Troops 'May Spark Somalia War'
Somalia AU Plane 'Catches Fire'
Somali Islamists Claim They Destroyed AU Plane
Sudan Close to Scuttling UN Troop Deal on Darfur
Darfur Militia Abduct Two, Surround Camp
UN: Rape Widespread in Darfur Conflict
Brits Kidnapped in Africa
Dispute Over Salt Tax May Be Behind Kidnapping of Britons
Ethiopia Hostages 'Safe' With Rebels: Local Leader
Deteriorating Security in East Chad Hampering UN Relief Efforts

Coup Chief Returns Mauritania to Its People

Morocco Arrests Islamist Suspected of Bombings
Nigerian Police Torture 'Routine'
US Hints at Willingness to Talk Bilaterally With Iran
Report: Missing Iranian Official Can Prove Hezbollah Ties
Iran Says 'Diplomats' Seized in Iraq in Good Health
Iran Fires Back at the West
US and Iran Have Been Talking, Quietly
US, Iran Have History of Contact Since Cutting Ties
Iran Cleric Says US Shares Blame for Iraqi Bloodshed
Syria Deploying Rockets on Border, Say Israeli Sources
EU Plans to Restart High-Level Contacts With Syria
Low Expectations for Abbas-Olmert Sunday Summit
Israeli Army 'Looking Into' Human Shield Reports
Hamas Militants Balk at Expanded Truce Proposal
Israelis Rush to Build Private Nuclear Shelters
Rice Plans New Trip to Middle East for Talks With Israeli, Palestinian Officials
EU Ready to Work With 'Legitimate' Palestinian Government
Israeli Soldiers Kill Palestinian Near Security Fence Along Gaza Strip
UN Panel Tells Israel to Stop Settler Violence
16 Demonstrators Hurt in Protest Against West Bank Barrier
Sinai War Filmmaker Admits Error
Summer War Continues to Wreak Havoc on Lives of Southern Farmers – and All Lebanese
Mistrust Said Hampers North Korea Nuke Talks
Japan Impasse No Obstacle to US-North Korea Talks: Official
South Korea to Restart Supply Shipments to North Korea
Britain Warns NATO Allies Who Refuse to Fight in Afghanistan of 'Huge Resentment'
Taliban Kills 4 Pro-Govt Militias in South Afghanistan

Afghan Elder Wounded in Bomb Attack

Georgia Intends to Send 300 Servicemen to Afghanistan
Germany Sends Warplanes to Afghanistan
US Claims Progress in Afghan Opium War
Taliban Demand Release of Three Spokesmen

Five in Afghanistan Held in German's Death

A Big Push for Pakistan's Afghan Agenda
Pakistanis Suffer Under Militants
US Ambassador Defends Pakistan Record
After 3 Decades, Indian PoW Families Have Some Hope
'US Spy' Shot Dead in North Waziristan
Sri Lanka
Three Tamil Tiger Bases Taken in Sri Lanka
23 Die in Sri Lanka Clash
Diary Reveals Hirohito War Doubts
US 'Deeply Concerned' Over Maoist Assassination Allegation
Bangladesh's Interim Government Bans Indoor Politics
China Military in Legislative Spotlight
India Separatists Kill 'Traitors'
Bush in Latin America
Security Lapse at Colombian President’s Palace as Bush Visit Nears
Bush: US Isn't Ignoring Latin America
Mayan Priests to Purify Site After Bush Visit
Bush and Chávez Spar at Distance Over Latin Visit
Chavez Hijacks Bush's South American Tour With Attack on 'Wolf in Sheep's Clothing'
US Officials Test the Waters for Possible Mass Exodus From Cuba
Argentine Ex-Military Ruler Held

Justin Raimondo
The Other War

Doug Bandow
Why are We Still in Korea?

Philip Giraldi
Clueless in Gaza

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

Alan Bock
Breaking the Presidential Pattern

Charles Peńa
Our Pals in Pakistan

Ran HaCohen
How to Live With Hunger

Praful Bidwai
From Horror, an Opportunity for Peace

Sascha Matuszak
From China to Cairo

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