Pakistan's Other Problem Area: Baluchistan    Prayers and Criticism in Wake of Detroit Imam's Killing by FBI    Iraqis Blame Prime Minister Maliki for Baghdad Bombings    Clinton: 'Withdrawal Won't Affect Afghan Vote Legitimacy'    Clinton Warns Iran That Patience Has Limits    Abdullah Plans Runoff Boycott to Delay Afghan Vote    Roadside Blast Kills 7 Pakistan Soldiers    US General: Iranian, Pakistani Insurgents Flood Afghanistan    Obama's Afghan Decision Not Likely Before Nov. 11    World War II Blunder That Doomed 50,000 British POWs    Crucial Iraq Election Deadline Looms    Documents Detail Conditions Found at Secret CIA Jails    Sacked UN Official Peter Galbraith Accuses Karzai of Running Second Poll Fraud    33 Militants and Four Pakistan Army Soldiers Killed as Troops Close in on Strongholds    Clinton on Israel: 'Settlement Freeze Is a Main Issue, but Not a US Demand'    Indian Officials: 'Terror in Pakistan May Spill Over to India'    Iran Claims It Has Evidence on US Involvement in Terrorist Attack    House Set to Pass Resolution Denouncing UN's Gaza Report    Obama Administration: Toss Wiretap Lawsuit    Afghan Official: We Had Advance Intel on UN Attack    9-Year-Old Boy Tortured, Says Former Guantanamo Detainee    Iran Lawmakers Reject UN-Drafted Uranium Plan    Transcripts of Defeat    On the Eve of WWIII?    Close Gitmo and Give Detainees Their Day in Court    Kipling Haunts Obama's Afghan War    Bob Gates' Bad Bet    Shades of Abu Ghraib    
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Abdullah to Boycott Runoff as Talks Break Down
  Fraud Surrounds Women Voters in Afghan Election
  Over 1,000 Combat Injuries for US Troops in Afghanistan in 3 Months
  Obama Looks to Send Fewer Additional Troops to Afghanistan
  Price Tag for 40,000 Afghanistan Troops Could Top $500,000 a Soldier
Smug Clinton ‘Not Getting Through’ to Pakistanis
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  Pakistan Military Closes in on Taliban Stronghold
Iran Denies Claims It Rejected Nuclear Deal
  Obama Quietly Backing Congressional Moves on Iran Sanctions
  Iran's Sunni Militants Carve Secretive Path
US Expects Massive Attacks as Iraq Vote Nears
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Under US Pressure, Honduras to Reinstate President
Antiwar Activists Reawaken as Obama Weighs War Strategy
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Drone Attacks Inflame Afghan Anti-Americanism  by Ted Rall
Kipling Haunts Obama's Afghan War  by Ray McGovern
Close Gitmo and Give Detainees Their Day in Court  Los Angeles Times
Bob Gates' Bad Bet  by Jeff Huber
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by Gordon Prather
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