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The Great Wall of Segregation...: Riverbend
Officeholding Liars: Charley Reese
Tensions High After Sunni Killings in Beirut: Jamail
Enabling Wars of Aggression: Gordon Prather
Pulling the Trigger on Iran: Patrick Foy

 Gareth Porter

Bush, Democrats and al Qaeda Agree: The U.S. should stay in Iraq indefinitely.

 Scott McConnell

The American Conservative:Wants out of Iraq, points to French Algeria model

 George McGovern

Out of Iraq: “Iraq is as big a disaster as Vietnam.”

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Updated April 29, 2007 - 9:02 PM EDT
Iraqi Police Years From Taking Charge
  Maliki Warns US Against Foreign Pressure
  US Launches Artillery Barrage in Baghdad
  Bloody Saturday: 9 US Troops, 156 Iraqis Killed
  Sunday: 56 Iraqis, 1 British Soldier Killed, 47 Iraqis Wounded
  Rebuilt Iraq Projects Found Crumbling
  Iranian Tip-Off May Have Led Americans to al-Qaeda Leader in Iraq
Tenet: Cheney Targeted Iraq Long Before 9/11
  Army Chief Wants to Speed Up Troop Hike
  Support for Iraq War Pullout Hits 64% in US
  New Details on Making of the Jessica Lynch Myth
82 Inmates Cleared but Still Held at Guantánamo
  Names of the Detained in Guantánamo
Pulling the Trigger on Iran  by Patrick Foy
Official Doubts About Iraq Doomsday Scenario  by Richard Wolffe and Holly Bailey
Butch vs. the Embargo: How a Small-Time Governor Jumped Into International Policy  by Nathaniel Hoffman
Officeholding Liars  by Charley Reese
Enabling Bush’s Wars of Aggression
by Gordon Prather
Mideast States and al-Qaeda Want the US to Stay in Iraq  by Hussein Agha

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Fred Thompson: Iran Helping Kill US Troops
Wolfy at the World Bank
Wolfowitz Tried to Cover His Tracks Over Lover's Job
Document Dispute at Center of Wolfowitz Case
'War on Terror'
Britain Becoming a Big Brother Society, Says Data Watchdog
Purported al-Qaeda Leader in New Video
Borders Spell Trouble for Arab-American
Swiss Court: 'Plot Against Israeli Plane Lacks Proof'
Americans Keep Dying
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Jim Thorpe (PA) Guardsman's Death May Be a Suicide
Relatives Remember California Soldier Slain in Iraq
Marine (TN) Was Everybody's Protector, Their Hero
Dreams of Becoming a Cop Shattered in Iraq Blast (CO)
Fun-Loving Williamsburg (VA) Soldier Put Family First
Iraqi IED Claims Colorado Soldier’s Life
Illinois Soldier Re-Enlisted in 2005 Because 'He Loved the Army'
Pennsylvania Soldier Killed by RPG on Third Tour
Wisconsin Guardsman Killed in Qatar
Father: 'I Couldn't Ask for a Better Son' (OR)
Soldier From Georgia Among Paratroopers Killed by Bomb
Paratrooper From Bad Axe (MI) Killed by Bomb in Iraq
Widow: 'I'm Absolutely Proud of Him. He's My Hero' (CA)
Friends Seek Perfect Way to Honor Soldier (TN) Killed in Iraq
Friends Remember Fallen Marine's Smile, Spirit (IL)
Marine (OH) Remembered as Dedicated Athlete, Soldier
Airborne Sergeant (NC) Remembered as One Great Guy
West Virginia Man Had Always Wanted to Join the Army
'Everyone's Basically Devastated' by Death of Florida Soldier in Iraq
Maryland Soldier Will Be Buried in Pensacola (FL)
Soldier (IN) Killed in a Non-Combat-Related Incident
Hastings (NE) Soldier Killed in Suicide Bombing
Airborne Soldier From Nebraska Killed in Iraq Bombing
Albuquerque (NM) Soldier Leaves Behind Wife and Daughter
West Texas Soldier Dies by Enemy Fire in Iraq
Israel Seizes West Bank Land for Controversial Barrier
Demonstration Slams 'Conspiracy' Against Arab Israeli Ex-MK
Hamas Vows to Continue Rocket Attacks
Hamas Warns of Palestine 'Explosion'
Four Palestinians Killed in Gaza
Army Evicts Settlers From Reoccupied West Bank Colony
Turkish Military Issues Threat as Voting Is Derailed
Turkish Government Hits Back at Army in Secularism Row
EU Official: Turkish Turmoil 'Key Test'
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Says al-Qaeda Threat Not Over Despite Arrests
A Saudi Prince Tied to Bush Is Sounding Off-Key
Austria Courts Iran, Angers US
Once Rare, Iran's Street Kids Are a Growing Class
Women Bear Brunt of Tehran's Crackdown
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Islamic Democrats?
In Syria, Rumors Abound of Sunnis Adopting Shi'ite Islam
Lebanese Army Denies Torturing Suspected Militants
Clash, Airstrike Leave 21 Taliban Dead in Eastern Afghanistan
Afghan President Calls on Taliban to Stop Fighting
Afghan Militants Release French Aid Worker
French Aid Worker Thanks Taliban
Musharraf, Karzai to Hold Fence-Mending Talks in Ankara
In Afghan Village, a Taliban Challenge
29 Killed as Interior Minister Escapes Suicide Attack
Musharraf Wants Joint Pak-Bosnia Peace Efforts
Pakistan: Curfew Causing Hardships to Dera Ismail Khan People
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka: Cricket Fans Run for Cover as Planes Attack
Colombo Sealed Off
Rebels Bomb Fuel Facilities in Sri Lanka
Kashmir: Woman Killed, 24 Wounded in Grenade Attack
China's Hu Urges Taiwanese to Oppose Independence
New Conflicts Accompany Nepal’s Efforts at Democracy
'Army Won't Seize Power in Bangladesh'
Military Helicopter Crash Kills Seven Civilians in Philippines
Russian Leader Newly Combative, Defiant
600 Held, 96 Hurt in Estonia Riots
Putin Voices Concern Over Estonia Row
Most Britons Want Looser Ties to Europe
UN Ends Kosovo Tour, Says No Deadline for Decision
Merkel Phones Putin to Discuss US Missile Plan
New Abuses, Few Voters in Nigerian Poll Re-Run
Looting Troops Prey on Somalia's Refugees
Child Soldiers: The Perfect Weapon for the Meanest Wars
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Gaddafi Cautions West Over Darfur
Liberia: Blood Diamond Ban Lifted
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