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Today's Highlights

Bush's True Calling: Justin Raimondo
The Conservative Threat: Paul Craig Roberts
Betrayals, Backsliding, and Boycotts: Worthington
Optimistic About the Military: Alan Bock
Save Us From the Rescuers: David Rieff

 Philippe Sands

Torture Team

 Mary Tillman

The True Pat Tillman Story

 Scott Ritter

90% Chance of War Against Iran

 Mike Kohn

Blow Your Whistle

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Updated May 19, 2008 - 6:51 PM EDT
Bush to Press Mideast Leaders to Isolate Iran
  Bush Israel Speech Seen Impeding Peace Talks
  Pelosi: Friendship With US Conditional on Anti-Iran Stance
Iraqis Who Helped the US Face Grave Danger
  Bomb Under Bed Kills Local Iraqi Police Chief
  Mosul Quiet, Violence Reigns Elsewhere in Iraq
  Iraqi Forces, Shi'ite Militants Fight in Sadr City

Monday: 29 Iraqis Killed, 39 Wounded

100,000 Were Killed by America's Korean Ally
  Fear, Secrecy Kept 1950 Korea Mass Killings Hidden
  Shooter Grew 'Speechless' at 1950 Korea Killings
NATO Rejects UN Report on Afghan Civilian Killings
  Abandon Peace Talks, Afghanistan Urges Pakistan
Cluster Bomb Ban Opposed by US, China, Russia
Bush's Nazi-Iran Analogy Makes Attack Seem More Likely  by Jim Lobe
The Conservative Movement: From Failure to Threat  by Paul Craig Roberts
Only the 'Far Left' Cares About Civil Liberties?  by Media Matters for America
Lebanon: So Just Where Does the Madness End?  by Robert Fisk
Betrayals, Backsliding, and Boycotts  by Andy Worthington
Propaganda Ban Violated Again and Again  by Joseph L. Galloway

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Bin Laden Lashes Out at Arab Leaders
New Leaders Unlikely to Ease US-Russian Tensions
Al Jazeera English Tries to Extend Its Reach
US General Apologizes for GI's Desecration of Koran
Back to Baghdad
Songs of Sadr Provide Soundtrack for Shi'ite Militia
Iraq to Hold Provincial Polls on Different Days
Ministry: Iraq's Oil Exports Drop in April Because of Fighting
Another Iraq Vet Suicide – and His Wife Soon Joined Him
Bush Lectures Arab World
on Political Reform
Today in Iraq
Death Penalty for Man Over Murder of Iraqi Archbishop
Guns, Ammunitions Seized Inside House in Kut
Arms Cache Found in Mosul
Baghdad's Bodybuilding Buffs Worship the Terminator
Sunday: 1 US Soldier, 28 Iraqis Killed, 56 Wounded
Iraq Occupation
Pelosi Ends Iraq Visit After Talks on Vote, Security: Officials
Senior Iraqi Official Says Security Pact With US Could Be Signed in July
Battles of Britain
British Military Ex-Commanders Call for Action to Ban Cluster Bombs
British Defense Ministry Defends Cover-Up on Aircraft Destruction
UK Terror Unit Loses Surveillance Powers to Ward Off Criticism of Menezes Killing
Soldier With US-Led Force Killed in Afghanistan
Afghans Free Foreign Contractors
Suicide Blasts Kill 6, Injure 8 in Southern Afghanistan
Afghanistan: Student Says Death Verdict Followed Torture to Coerce Confession
Afghan Governor Says His Chopper Hit by Rocket Fire
Australian Troops Confront Tall Poppies of Afghanistan
Kidnapped Indian, Nepalis Freed in Afghanistan
Suicide Bomber Kills 13 Near Pakistan Army Center
Pakistan Military Supports Peace Talks
Two Civilians Killed in North Waziristan Violence
India, Pakistan Talks May Be Hampered by Divisions in Islamabad
Bush, Pakistani PM 'Commit to Fighting Terror'
Pakistan Defends Its War Tactics
Pakistan Seeks to Allay West's Fears of Army Pullout
After Shopkeepers Say Suspected Jaipur Bombers Sounded Bangladeshi, Indian State Preps for Mass Deportation
India to Resume Pakistan Talks, Meet New Leaders
China Allows Bloggers, Others to Spread Quake News
Sri Lankan Forces Capture Strategic Tamil Town
East Timor Signs Military Pact
Georgia Condemns Russian Actions

Georgia's Election Seen as Democracy Test

Colombia Rejects Venezuela Border Incursion Charge

Chavez Says Attack by the US Would Cause $500 Oil

Bush in the Mideast
Bush: Mideast Must Push Back Against Iran, Syria
Bush Ends Five-Day Middle East Trip With Few Concrete Gains
Bush Says Mideast Peace by 2009 Needs 'Tough Sacrifices'
Tension Rises as US, Iran Trade Charges
Iran to Hold 15 Trade Exhibitions in Iraq
Mullen, Israeli General Meet to Discuss Iran Strategy
Iran Rights Group Speaks Out Against Violations
Israeli DM: Gaza Invasion Imminent
Olmert Says Israel to Decide Soon on Gaza Action
Gaza Cafe Bombed Amid Crackdown on Western Pop Culture
Israel to 'Unofficially' Agree to Cease-Fire Deal
Hamas Insists on Prisoner Swap for Shalit

Hamas Ministry to Censor Internet Sites in Gaza

Gaza Communities to Launch PR Campaign Against Rocket Fire
Cameras Record Gaza's Gruesome Reality
Israel, Palestine Discuss Peace in Private: Rice
Lebanese Leaders Remain Divided After Three Days of Talks in Doha
Tension Rises at Lebanon Crisis Talks
Israel Holds War Games Just South of Lebanon Border
Israel Rules Out Releasing Palestinians for Two Soldiers Kidnapped by Hezbollah
Sunni Backlash Follows Hezbollah's Strike in Lebanon
Lebanese Sunnis Bitter After Hezbollah Triumph
Islamists Win 24 of 50 Seats in Parliament of Kuwait
Kuwait Vote Dents Critics' Hopes for Reforms
Middle East
Jordanian Paper: Israeli Attack on Syria Would be Helped by US Troops in Iraq
Bin Laden Asks Muslims to Fight Gaza Closure: Web
Yemen Arrests FBI-Wanted Terrorism Suspect
'Ordinary' Arabs to Retake Internet: Wikipedia Founder
We Face a Common Islamist Threat, Netanyahu Tells Mubarak
12 Die in South Africa Anti-Foreigner Violence
Could Unity Government Talks Eclipse Zimbabwe Runoff Vote?
Darfur Rebels Challenge Khartoum to Talks or War
Gunmen Kill Somalia Aid Worker
Arab-Berber Clashes Shake Algeria Town
Growing Violence in Chad Alarms UN Refugee Agency

Justin Raimondo
Bush's True Calling

Alan Bock
Optimistic About the Military

Ivan Eland
Gates's Hope to Reform the Pentagon Is Barking at the Moon

Doug Bandow
This Time, Avoid the Lebanese Quagmire

Ran HaCohen
Israel at Sixty

Sascha Matuszak
Tremors in Chengdu

David R. Henderson
Is Peggy Noonan Turning Antiwar?

Praful Bidwai
One Last Push for India-US Nuke Deal

Nebojsa Malic
Franklin's Choice

Charles Peña
Mission Accursed

Philip Giraldi
Condi Stomps the Mullahs

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