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Updated August 5, 2009 - 11:17 PM EDT

Blackwater Founder Implicated in Murder

Afghans Protest as US Air Strike Kills Civilians

US Drone Strike Kills Wife of Pak Taliban Leader

US Officials Protect Pak Military on Aid to Taliban

US General in Iraq Nixes Early Pullout Plan

US Seeks to Protect Iran Terror Group

US Summons Israeli Envoy Over Evictions

Barak: Israel Should Accept US Peace Plan


Abbas Maintains Right to Resistance

Iranian Official Accuses Hikers of 'Spying'

Gibbs: Ahmadinejad 'Elected Leader' of Iran

Russian Subs Patrolling Off East Coast of US

  Georgia, South Ossetia Trade Accusations of Cross Border Shelling

Bill Clinton Brings Journalists Home From NK

Intervention Today Means a Less Secure Tomorrow  by William Pfaff
Policy, Not Popularity, Ultimately What Matters  by Charles Peña
No One's Fooled; We Colluded in Torture  by Henry Porter
The Silence of the Sheep
by William S. Lind
Adding Up the True Costs of Two Wars  by Joseph Stiglitz and Linda J. Bilmes
'Evil Eating Evil Eating Evil'
by Jacob G. Hornberger

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Military Lawyer Claims US Paid Gitmo Prosecution Witnesses

GI Resistance Under the Radar

US Marines Ban Social Network Sites Including Twitter

NATO OKs New Operational Command for Afghanistan

A Search for Motives in Attack on Christians

US's $1B Islamabad Home Is Its Castle

US Anti-Drug Aid for Mexico Delayed


Al-Qaeda Leader Arrested for Killing Nine Workers in Diyala

A Look at Travel in Iraq's Kurdish Region

A McClatchy Reporter Reflects on What War Brought to Iraq

Lying About Iraq Made Me Quit, UK Press Officer Claims

Iraq-Kurd Tensions on the Boil

Tuesday: 3 Iraqis Killed, 9 Wounded

Iran's Opposition Calls for Inauguration Protests

Exiled Iranians Protest Over Camp Ashraf

'War on Terror'

Australia Foils Plot to Attack Army Base

Ga. Terror Suspect: Jihad Chatter Was 'Empty Talk'

Feds: NC Terror Suspect Promoted Jihad in Home


Graham Hopes Clinton North Korea Mission Is an Opening

In Release of Journalists, Both Clintons Had Key Roles

Talks for Secret Mission to North Korea Began Once Journalists Were Seized, Sources Say

Biographical Details of US Reporters in North Korea


3 Sentenced in LA for Sending Technology to China

China Says 83 Formally Arrested Over Urumqi Riot


Nigerian Police Threaten to Arrest People for 'Insinuation'

Nigeria Survivors Describe Night of Terror by Sect


Somali Leader Says US-Somalia Meeting Important

Jihadists Find Fertile Recruiting in Global Somali Communities

United States

Leadership Vacancy Raises Fears About USAID's Future

White House Counsel's Job at Stake

Neighbors by Day, Soldiers by Night in Afghanistan

Taliban Rockets Fired at Embassies in Afghan Capital

Six Taliban Killed, 17 Held in Swat

Suicide Attack Kills Five in Southern Afghanistan

What Went Wrong at Wanat?

UK Soldier Killed in Afghan Blast


Balochistan's Entire Supreme Court Resigns

Hints of Cooperation Put Leaders of Pakistan and India on the Defensive at Home

25 Republican Members of US Congress Visit Israel

AIPAC Slams Obama for Honoring 'Anti-Israel' Ex-Irish President

Abbas Asks Fatah to Give Peace Talks a Chance

First Fatah Convention in 20 Years Aims to Yield New Platform, Leaders

Syrians Say Israel Called Them for Info on MIAs


Moscow's Troubles in the Caucasus

Russian Troops on High Readiness in South Ossetia

Obama, Medvedev Discuss Tension Over Georgia

Clouds Still Hang Over Georgia

Vladimir Putin in More 'Action Man' Photographs


On TV, Honduran Generals Explain Their Role in Ouster

Venezuela to Probe Colombia's Arms Allegation

Travelers Challenging Cuba Ban Return to US


Justin Raimondo
The 'Patriotic' Spy

Nebojsa Malic
The Lessons of August

Kelley B. Vlahos
Who's to Blame When Vets Turn Homicidal?

Ivan Eland
Was Rummy Really Wrong?

Philip Giraldi
The Disappearing Palestinian

Charles V. Peņa
Odds Against Nuclear Disarmament

Ran HaCohen
Fascism Needs an Enemy

David R. Henderson
NPR: 'Murder' a Controversial Concept

Alan Bock
Independence, Empire Don't Mesh

Edouard Husson
The Virtues of Gorbachevism

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