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

 Lou DuBose

Vice: Dick Cheney and the Hijacking of the American Presidency

 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

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Updated March 11, 2007 - 9:29 PM EDT
Bush: 8,200 More GIs Needed for Wars
  Struggle to Find Fresh Troops for Iraq Buildup
  US Agencies Tangle on Iraq Efforts
Top American Generals: Iraqi Rebels Outstrip US
  Sunday Attacks Leave 74 Iraqis, 3 GIs Dead, 69 Iraqis Wounded
  Iraq Four Years On: Sectarian Divisions Worsening
  Turkish General Says Can Hit Kurd Rebels in Iraq
  Iraq Says al-Qaeda Leader Baghdadi Not Arrested
US, Iran No Closer After Multi-National Meeting
  US, Iran Trade Barbed Words at Baghdad Talks
  US Calls Iran, Syria Talks Cordial
  Defector Spied on Iran for Years
Pentagon Defends Destroying AP Afghan Photos
  Pakistan Angry at NATO Raids to Catch Militants
  Afghan Warlord Wants 'Joint Front' With Taliban
  Bin Laden Followers Celebrate 50th 'Birthday'
As Bush Visits, US Military Activity in Colombia Confirmed
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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Reports of Progress in Iraq Challenged
UN Envoy Says Year-Long Talks on Kosovo's Status End in Deadlock
Bush Pledges to End FBI Privacy Lapses
Probe in Prosecutors' Dismissals Broadens
Israel Revisited
Iraq: Bloodshed May Spread Across Mideast
Episode at Guantanamo Leaves Family at a Loss
Bombs Haunt Iraqi Children
Today in Iraq
Iraqi FM: 'Positive Results' at Security Conference
Former Iraq Minister Denies Theft of Millions
To Karbala They Traveled, by Foot, Donkey, SUV, and Helicopter
On Holy Day, Iraqi Soldiers Stop Bomber; Seven of Them Die
Two Killed as Iraqi Pilgrims Stampede
Saturday: 57 Iraqis Killed, 109 Wounded
Protesting the War
Stop Funding the War: Protest at Pelosi's Office March 19
War Protesters Target Lawmakers Offices
Nationwide Events for 4th Anniversary of Invasion of Iraq
March 12-19 Events: Anniversary of Invasion of Iraq
US Politicians on Iraq
Iraq Pullout Bill Tests Pelosi's Grip on Dems
Pelosi Cautions Bush Not to Veto an Iraq Bill
Securing Iraq Votes, One at a Time
Obama: US Must Leave Iraq if No Reform
Clinton to Back Iraq Deadline
The War at Home
Against Odds, A Few Iraqi Refugees Reach US
Views Differ on Bush Moves on Iran, North Korea, Mideast
Between Black and Immigrant Muslims, an Uneasy Alliance
US Military
5 Soldiers Charged in Heist; Alleged Leader Wanted to Publicize War Crimes
Destroyed Amidst Safety Concerns: 36,000 Rockets Containing Nerve Agent
Stolen Hard Drive Contains Calif. Guard Data
Survey: Most Youth Ineligible for Army
Senator's Bill Allows Injured Soldiers to Bypass VA System
UK Military
Scandal of Treatment for Wounded British Veterans
Senior Minister Will Defy Blair Over Trident Missiles
'War on Terror'
Legal Expert: President Bush May Have Ordered Torture of Terror Suspects
Lawmakers Demand Limits on Anti-Terrorism Laws
Secret Hearing for 9/11 Suspect
US Struggles With Bioterror Defenses
Russian Regions to Vote, Kremlin May Tighten Grip
Russian Diplomat Warns Against Unipolar World
Spain Haunted by 2004 Bombings Conspiracy Theories
Spain Finding Little Comfort in Terrorism Trial
Americans Keep Dying
Soldier's Boyfriend Couldn't Save Her (PA)
Fallen Newport (NH) Soldier Had Planned to Propose on Next Trip Home
Soldier (VA) Was to Marry Later This Month
Navy Corpsman (OH) Killed in Iraq Was Weeks Away From Coming Home
Soldier (CO) Killed in Baghdad Had Followed Dad's Footsteps
Louisiana Soldier Dies From War Wounds
Naval Reservist From Hawaii Dies of Heart Attack in Kuwait
Woodlands (TX) Teen Killed in Iraq
Colville (WA) Paratrooper Dreamed of Becoming a Doctor
Two Guam Families Prepare for the Return of Their Sons
Pregnant Wife Says Soldier (PA) Had Volunteered for Patrol
Civilian Contractor (CA) Killed in Afghanistan Air Base Bombing
Colorado Man Dies as Hero in Iraq War
Elko (NV) Marine Killed by Roadside Bomb in Iraq
Spotsylvania (VA) Paratrooper Killed in Iraq
Army Medic From North Carolina Killed in Iraq
Marine (CO) With Ties to Oklahoma Killed in Iraq
Florence (AZ) Man Killed by Roadside Bomb While Serving in Iraq
West Valley (UT) Soldier Killed on 2nd Deployment to Iraq
Another Arkansas Soldier Killed in Iraq
North Mississippi Soldier Killed in Iraq
Former Roselle (IL) Man Dies in Iraq
Berlin (NH) Munitions-Disposal Contractor Killed in Explosion
Soldier (MO) Killed in Iraq Was Former Sailor
Iran Sees No Obstacles to Russian Nuclear Fuel Delivery
Iran Sanctions Concern China, Russia
Iran Presses US on Detained Iranians in Baghdad
Iran Tells US to Set Timetable for Iraq Exit
Iran Votes to Impose Petrol Rationing
Merkel Confident World Powers Will Agree on Iran
French FM: Iran Risks Isolation Over Nuke Program
Israeli Minister: Israel Can Face Iran Nuclear Threat Alone
Syria's Envoy at Secret Talks to Speak Before Knesset Committee
IDF: No Syrian Troop Movements on Border
Israel Decries Solana's Visit to Syria
Fatah and Hamas Gunmen Clash Despite Unity Talks
Senior Hamas Operative Killed in Gaza Gunfight With Fatah
Palestinian Cabinet to Be Named Next Week: Haniyeh
Under Stress, Palestinian Territories Pull Apart
Israeli Activists Rebuild Demolished Palestinian Homes
PM Aide: No Peace Talks Unless Palestinian Gov't Recognizes Israel
'Vice Squads' Target Gaza's Internet Cafes, Music Shops
Monitors: Gaza Border Operates Properly Despite Palestinian Complaints
Palestinian Minister Admits Aid Millions Lost
Outcry Forces Hamas to Rescind Book Ban
UN Committee: Israel Should Let Palestinians Return to Their Land
Berri, Hariri Reach 'Several Points of Concurrence'
Nasrallah Urges Lebanese Not to Squander Chance to Resolve Crisis
Middle East
Sadat Nephew Calls for Egyptian Review of Israel Peace Deal
Journalists: Liberal Arabs, US Pressure Share Blame for Failure to Democratize Middle East
North Korea
North Korea Expects US to Lift Sanctions
Seizure of a Tiny Bank Linked to North Korea May Soon End
Afghan Parliament Passes Revised Amnesty Law
British Troops Prepare for Decisive Afghan Battle
Sioux Trackers to Hunt Taliban
Italy Says It Believes Reporter Kidnapped in Afghanistan Is Alive
Taliban Bartering for Captive
What if Something Happens to Musharraf?
Lawyers Stage Boycott in Pakistan After Chief Judge's Suspension Amid Allegations
Sri Lanka
Thousands Flee as Sri Lankan Forces Strike at Rebels
Red Cross: 100,000 Displaced in Sri Lanka
CNN Segment Apparently Blocked in China
Declassified CIA Records Reveal American Hand in Birth of Japan's Right Wing
Timor Presidential Race Heats Up as Australian Troops Chase a Fugitive Rebel
Criticism of Turkmenistan Government Stifled
African Union Troops Woo Somalis Amid Attacks
Activists Report on Somali Citizen Toll
Somalia Mixup Sees Cop Killed in Friendly-Fire Gunfight
Tribesmen Aid Hunt for Kidnap Britons in Ethiopia
Darfur Translators in Pay Strike
Bush in Latin America
Bush Signals Disdain for Hugo Chavez
Thousands Gather in Argentina to Hear Chavez Excoriate Bush
Bush Heads to Colombia as Scandal Taints Key Alliance

In Uruguay, Bush Finds a Friendly Ear

United Nations
Dismay Over New UN Human Rights Council

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 Peņa
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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