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Turning the Page on US Foreign Policy: Raimondo
Whither the Price of Oil?: Charles Peņa
Olmert: Iran Will Not Be Nuclear: Peter Hirschberg
Vets' Lawsuit on Suicides, Poor Care: Aaron Glantz
US Takes Lessons From Israel: Steve Niva

 John Dean

Pure Goldwater

 Glenn Greenwald

GOP Hypocrites

 Phil Donahue

Body of War

 Pamela Schwartz

Empire: Welfare for Rich People

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Updated April 23, 2008 - 11:07 PM EDT

Petraeus Takes Over Mideast Command

  A New US Focus on Nation-Building
  Former DOJ Official Yoo Refuses to Testify
  House Dems, Ron Paul Targeted Over Surveillance Votes
How Urgent Are US 'Emergency' Iraq Funds?
  Arab Angst Over Shi'ite Power Underpins Iraq Policy
  Sadr Faction MP Denies US Talks
  US Soldiers Say Admin. Exaggerated Iraqi Role in Basra Offensive
  Tuesday: 5 GIs, 56 Iraqis Killed; 183 Iraqis Wounded

Iran Says IAEA Nuclear Talks Were 'Positive'

Suicide Bombs, Attacks in Afghanistan Kill 13

American Allegedly Spied for Israel
  New Espionage Affair May Be Old Story, but Will Greatly Damage Israel
Hillary: We'll 'Totally Obliterate'
 by Ken Silverstein
The Pentagon's Corrupt 'Military Analysts' Exposed  by Gareth Porter
Will the CIA Kill or Oust Ecuador's President?  by Jacob G. Hornberger
What the Iraq War Is About
by Paul Craig Roberts
Nothing but the War  by John Zmirak
Spinning Saddam's Linkages
by David Isenberg

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Olmert: Iran Will Not Be Nuclear

US Senator Complains Pentagon Grooming TV Analysts

India: US Advice on Iran Is Rejected

Criminal Complaint Against Alleged Israeli Spy [pdf]

China Changes Course, Advocating Tempered Response to Its Critics

Al-Qaeda No. 2: Attacks on Western Nations in Works

Vets' Lawsuit Opens Door on Suicides, Poor Care
Al-Qaeda Deputy Says 9/11 Conspiracy Theory Propagated by Iran and Hezbollah
Today in Iraq

Iraq Frees Detainees to Help Unburden Prisons

Sadr City Residents Caught in the Middle of Iraq Showdown

Bill Proposed in Iraq to Ban Toy Guns

Iraq May Drop Oil Deals if Not Inked by June

Iraqi Children Desperate to Learn in Ruined Schools

Iraqi Women Take on Roles of Dead or Missing Husbands

Attacks Continue

Car Bomb Kills Iraqi Soldier, Injures 15 in Baghdad

Female Bomber Kills Six Cops, Injures 12 in Diyala

Four Wounded in Car Bomb Attack in Mosul

Tuesday: 5 GIs, 56 Iraqis Killed; 183 Iraqis Wounded
Arab Meet on Iraq

Iraq Says Kuwait to Review Iraq Gulf War Payments

Maliki Chides Neighbors for Not Forgiving Debt

Maliki Urges Iraq's Neighbors to Prevent Infiltrations

US, Iran Remain Icy to One Another at Arab Meet

Iraq: The Arab Media Gang Up on Rice

Iraqi PM to Neighbors: 'We've Passed the Crisis'

Key Points From Iraq PM's Speech in Kuwait

Breakdown of Iraq's Foreign Debt

Occupying Iraq
Suicide Car Bomber Kills 2 US Marines in Iraq

US Military: Air Strike Kills Two Gunmen in Sadr City

Western Forces 'in Basra Raids'

War at Home

Vets' Lawsuit Opens Door on Suicides, Poor Care

Sharpened Tone in Debate Over Culture of Military

'War on Terror'

US Court: Laptop Searches at Border Are Legal Without Warrant

US to Insist That Travel Industry Get Fingerprints

Prosecutor Says SC Student to Face WMD Charge

UK 'War on Terror'

UK Terror Jail Extension Turned Down

British Ex-Jihadis Form Ranks for Tolerance


China: US Spying Claims Groundless

Campaign to Save Accused Chinese Spy Stretches to Pasadena

Taiwan Simulates China Attack Amid Hopes for Better Ties


North Korea Likely to Stay on US Terror List in Report

Japan Lawmakers Visit Tokyo War Shrine

South Asia

India Bristles at US Comments on Ahmadinejad Visit

Nepal's Former Rebels Meet to Plan New Government


Serbia, Kosovo Clash Over Elections Before Security Council

Former Kosovo PM Offers to Help Serb Minority

Bosnia War Crimes Trio Convicted

Any EU Effort to Swing Serb Vote Could Backfire


UN Security Council to Meet on Georgia-Russia Dispute

Analysts: Hi-Tech Battle in Georgia Skies Heralds Wider Danger

Deputy PM: NATO Delay on Georgia Gave Russia 'Window of Opportunity'


Chief of Southern Command Says US Will Not Seek to Replace Air Base in Ecuador

Cousin of Colombian President Implicated in Death Squad Probe

Paraguay's President-Elect Seeks Closer China Ties


UN Official Ends Iran Nuclear Talks, No Details

Iran Watching US Campaigns With Hope for Détente

Were the Snatched Brit Sailors in 'Disputed Waters'?

Japan Freezes Iranian Assets Over Nuclear Activities

Qatar: Iran Sanctions Counterproductive

Russian FM: Iran Nuclear Talks May Be Held Next Month


British Soldier Among 19 Killed in Afghan Violence

Afghan Police Kill Nine Taliban Fighters in Kandahar

Six Police Killed at Checkpoint in Southern Afghanistan

Taliban Sweeping Pakistan, Claims Zawahiri

Casey: Afghanistan to Be a 'Long Haul'

Two Indian Road Workers Abducted in Afghanistan


Pakistan-Taliban Talks on Envoy's Release Hit Snags

EU Advises Pakistan Against Talks With al-Qaeda

Study: Waziristan Tribalism a Check on al-Qaeda Influence

Sharif: Judges Issue Won't Break Pakistan Coalition


Israel Strengthens Hamas' Leadership

Al-Qaeda Slams Hamas's Cease-Fire Moves

Hamas Changes Stance, Saying It's Open to Gaza-Only Truce

Rice Says Carter Was Warned Against Meeting With Hamas

Rice Suggests Carter Confused Peace Process


Palestinians Warn Gaza Blackout Imminent

Israeli MPs 'Outraged' at Decision to Allow Humanitarian Aid Into Gaza

Gaza's Sewage 'Tsunami'


US Boosts Bid to Support Abbas

When My Finger Was on the Button for Israel

US Dispatching Top Envoy to Work With Blair on Aiding Palestinians


Lebanon Postpones Presidential Vote Again

Lebanese Politics Totters Into Perilous Absurdity

UN Peacekeeping Force Confirms 'Incident' in Southern Lebanon


Syria Tunes in the West on Madina FM

Congress to Hear of Alleged Syrian, North Korean Nuke Cooperation

Mugabe's Chinese Arms

Africa Gets Impatient With Mugabe

US Discouraged China From Sending Arms to Zimbabwe

China: Ship Carrying Weapons to Zimbabwe May Head Home

China Slammed for Arming Zimbabwe's Mugabe


Zimbabwe Religious Leaders Warn of Genocide

Zimbabwe Bristles at Criticism of Arms Shipment

Zimbabwe Church Leaders Say People Are Being Tortured

Mugabe Allies Show Signs of New Stance

'Tsvangirai Will Soon Be Dead in the Eyes of Zimbabweans'

Mugabe Promised 'Honorable Exit'


Somalia Death Toll Nears 100 With Fresh Fighting

Brush With Death Forces Somali Journalist to Flee His Homeland

Ethiopian Soldiers Blamed for Mogadishu Mosque Massacre

France, US Draft Somalia Piracy Resolution


UN Says Darfur Conflict Worsening, With Perhaps 300,000 Dead

Uganda Rebels Loot Machetes in South Sudan


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Turning the Page on US Foreign Policy, Part 2

Charles Peņa
Whither the Price of Oil?

Philip Giraldi
Jimmy Carter Gets the Point

Ivan Eland
War on Terror
Dangerously Counterproductive

Alan Bock
Prosecuting No-Threat Stumblebums

David R. Henderson
John Yoo's Dilemma

Doug Bandow
Iraq: Tell Us How This Ends

Nebojsa Malic
Glitz and Loathing in Sarajevo

Ran HaCohen
Israel Says 'No'

Praful Bidwai
India to Pay a Price For Launching Israeli Spy Satellite

Sascha Matuszak
The Dragon or the Snake?

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