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Today's Highlights

March to War in Lebanon?: Rep. Ron Paul
Where Are Those Iranian Weapons in Iraq?: Porter
Tadic's Titanic: Nebojsa Malic
War, Peace, and the State: Murray N. Rothbard
Bush's Endless Hypocrisy on Terror: Robert Parry

 Scott Horton

FBI 'War Crimes File' Coverup

 Bill Kauffman

America's Antiwar Right

 Scott Horton

Liars, Imbeciles Drive Iran Policy

 Mohamad Bazzi

US Harms Peace Efforts

Original Letters Blog US Casualties Iraqi Casualties Contact Donate

Updated May 22, 2008 - 4:51 PM EDT
US Copter Strike Kills 8 Iraqi Civilians
  Iraqi TV Station Says US Troops Killed Cameraman
  US Defends Detention of Children in Iraq
  Wednesday: 42 Iraqis Killed, 30 Wounded
Where Are Those Iranian Weapons in Iraq?
  US Report on Iranian Weapons in Iraq 'Delayed Significantly'
  Olmert Proposes Naval Blockade on Iran
Petraeus: Staying in Iraq Will 'Blunt' Iran Influence
  Deal Allows Separate Senate Vote on War Funding
  Obama Backs Off From Pledge to Talk With Iran
  Gates Says Iraq 'Endgame' in Sight, but Warns Against Hasty Pullout
Israel Confirms Golan Heights Talks With Syria
Advice Given, but Not Always Followed, by White House
Interrogation Tactics Were Challenged at White House
US: Cluster Bomb Ban Could Endanger Humanitarian Aid
Media Fumbles Iran Narrative
 by Jeff Huber
War, Peace, and the State
by Murray N. Rothbard
Is Beijing Heading Toward a Chinese Glasnost?  by Philip Taubman
March to War in Lebanon?
by Rep. Ron Paul
The Last Roundup  by Christopher Ketcham
View From the Crusaders' Castle
by Alexander Cockburn

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US Must Tolerate Outreach to Hezbollah, Syria

McCain Adviser's Foreign Clients Included Notorious Rulers
Cuba Reemerges as Issue at White House and on Campaign Trail
US on the Outside in Peace Efforts
Audit Finds FBI Reports of Detainee Abuse Ignored
Analysts: Bin Laden PR Push Reflects Islamist Rivalry
US Brands Hang on in Sanctions-Hit Sudan, Iran
Ignoring US Wishes, Pakistan Signs Peace Pact With Militants in Swat
Sadr City
Sadr City: A Test of Authority
Sadr City Calm After Iraqi Troop Move
US Very Careful With Sadr
Has Maliki Conquered Sadr City?
Iraq Occupation
Iraqis Say US Snipers Killed Civilians
Iraqi Fire Left US Soldiers With Lung Disease
Iraq War and Risk of Developing Bronchiolitis
Rights Group Attacks US Over Iraq Child Detentions
US Commander: Al-Qaeda in Iraq Is at Its Weakest
US: Mosul Attacks Down 85 Percent
US-Trained Iraqi Police 'Ready for Action'
Today in Iraq
Has Life in Iraq Improved?
Kurds and Arabs Both Lay Claim to Kirkuk
Iraqi Orchestra Pushes Unity in Rare Performance
Catholic Leaders Oppose Iraqi Execution
Five Weapons Caches Found, Kidnapped Family Freed in Mosul
12 People Arrested in Jalawlaa by Kurdish Security
Wednesday: 42 Iraqis Killed, 30 Wounded
Global Iraq Fallout
Dispute Threatens Iraq Place at Beijing Olympics Games
Syria Seizes More Smuggled Iraqi Artifacts
The War at Home
Cheney to Grads: War Will Not Drag on Indefinitely
Informants Sought to Spy on Protesters at Upcoming Republican Convention
Child Soldier Studies Criticize US Practices
Activists Weary of Halliburton Meeting Protests
Arkansas Judge Who Criticized Iraq War Voted Off Bench
Report Details Interrogation Techniques
US Guards Drag Afghan Detainee to War-Crimes Court
Guantánamo Ex-Detainee Tells Congress of Abuse
Biting and Spitting Captive Faces Guantánamo Judge
Gitmo Aussie Vomited Repeatedly During 'Interrogation'
US Military
Fear of Troop Exodus Fuels Debate on GI Bill
Canada to Deport First US Deserter of Iraq War
Experts: Wars Can Wound Soldiers' Sex Lives, Too
VA Admits It Might Not Be Ready for Influx of Women Veterans
Higher-Ups Found Athiest Soldier's Lack of Faith Troubling
Pa. Worker Charged With Military Copter Vandalism
Federal Court Rules Against Military Gays Policy
US Military Launches Alternate-Fuel Push
'War on Terror'
Military to Stage Training Flights Over DC After Midnight
More Spy Drones, Less Information?
Experts Warn of Cyberterrorism Threat
UK Denied Appeal in Algerian '9/11' Case
British Minister: Promote Democracy to Fight Terror
Zimbabwe Inflation Now Over 1 Million Percent
Mugabe Accuses Opponents of Violence, MPs Arrested
Zimbabwe Opposition Says Violence Probe a Sham
China Denies Arms Cargo Delivered to Zimbabwe
Ethiopia Says Troops to Stay in Somalia
Somali Official: Gunmen Seize Three Aid Workers
Official: Somalia Abductions 'A Terrorist Act'
Puntland Leader Returns Home as Elders Issue Warning
Mbeki Deploys Troops as Xenophobic Violence Spreads to Zulu Heartland
Senegal Fighting Leaves Causalities on Both Sides
Uganda Rebels Abduct 100 Children
Sudanese Oil District Quiet After Clashes
Mbeki Deploys Troops as Xenophobic Violence Spreads to Zulu Heartland
Senegal Fighting Leaves Causalities on Both Sides
Uganda Rebels Abduct 100 Children
Sudanese Oil District Quiet After Clashes
Chavez Accuses US of Spying on Venezuela
Bush to Let Americans Send Cellphones to Cuban Relatives
Tehran Urges New Round of Talks
Iran Protests to US Over Mosque Blast
Report: Middle East in Nuclear Race to Match Iran
Rice: Iran Must Make 'Right Choice' in Nuclear Row
Rice Defends Bush Policy on Iran as 'Successful'
Iranian Activists Criticize New Restrictions on Web Sites
Hezbollah Gets Veto Power in Unity Government
Deal in Lebanon a Win for Hezbollah
General Set to Become Lebanon's President
Lebanon's Berri Says Presidential Vote This Week
US Cautiously Welcomes Lebanon Deal
Syria Hopes Lebanon Will Elect President on Sunday
Chronology: Political Impasse in Lebanon
Next Steps in Lebanon's Political Process
Key Facts About Lebanon's Next President
Syria FM: Israel Promises to Withdraw to '67 Borders
Israeli Deputy PM: Syria 'The Foundation' of the Axis of Evil
Israeli MP Hopes Bill to Prevent Ceding Golan Will 'Quash Syrian Fantasies'
Former Israeli Officials Believe US Involved in Syria Talks
Hamas: Israel-Syria Talks Won't Affect Our 'Strategic' Ties With Damascus
Syrian Tourism Industry Makes Plans for Golan
Israel-Syria Peace Deal Could Harm Hezbollah
Palestinian Official: No Agreement on Gaza Truce
At West Bank Conference, Dreams of Investment
Health Officials: Five Children Wounded in Israeli Air Strike on Gaza
Middle East
Saudi Critic Jailed After Decrying Justice System
Jordanian Militants' Death Sentences Commuted
Seesaw Battle With Taliban Makes Afghan Stability a Distant Goal
US: Dutch, British to Extend Afghanistan Commands
NATO to Keep Rotating Command in Afghan South
NATO: Two Alliance Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan
NATO Rifle May Have Killed Briton
Afghan Parliament Must Reinstate Woman MP: Rights Group
Pakistan and Taliban Agree to Army's Gradual Pullback
US 'Reserves Judgment' on Pakistan Peace Deal
US Effort to Defeat al-Qaeda Questioned
Pakistani Coalition Prepares to Hobble Musharraf
Negroponte Sets Out 'Metrics' of Effective Action in Pakistan Tribal Area
Four Relatives of Pakistan MPs Killed in Tribal Areas
Taliban Official: No Casualties in Pakistan Clash
Indian Foreign Minister Meets Pakistan's Musharraf
India, Pakistan Sign Pact on Access to Prisoners
Small Steps in Talks on Kashmir
India Mulls Investigative Agency to Check Terror
Sri Lanka
Senior Tamil Tiger Dies
Sri Lanka Loses Bid for UN Human Rights Panel Seat
China Leaders Grapple With Political Aftershocks
Quake Pushes Tibet to the Sidelines
Tibetans to Stop Protesting at Chinese Embassies
China Pledges Reconciliation With Taiwan
New Taiwan President Rules Out Arms Race With China
North Korea to Demolish Nuclear Facility Soon: Seoul
Strike Against Maoists Shuts Down Nepali Capital
Japan Abandons Pacifist Policy, Prepares for Space Offensives
Both Sides in Georgia Claim Election Victory
As Georgia Votes, Saakashvili Explains Tbilisi's Stance on Abkhazia, Russia
Former Army Chief: Nuclear Weapons Were in Czech Territory
Breaking Impasse, European Nations Agree to Start Broad Talks With Russians
More Arrests Follow Capture of Key ETA Figure

Justin Raimondo
No Rest for the Wicked

Nebojsa Malic
Tadic's Titanic

Sascha Matuszak
Chinese Contradictions

Philip Giraldi
The Fourth Estate Fails Again

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

David R. Henderson
Is Peggy Noonan Turning Antiwar?

Praful Bidwai
One Last Push for India-US Nuke Deal

Charles Peña
Mission Accursed

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