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North Korea Threatens Military Action Against South


North Korea Severs All Ties With South

US on Offensive Against Once-Touted Iran Diplomacy


Iran Urges West to Accept Enrichment Deal

US: Number of Troops in Afghanistan Passes Iraq

  US Still Denies Civilian Deaths in Afghan Night Raid

McChrystal Calls Marjah a 'Bleeding Ulcer' in Afghan Campaign


McChrystal Strategy Shifts to Raids – and Wali Karzai


Americans Outgunned by Taliban's AK47s

Assassination Adds New Doubts to Allawi Lead

Odierno to Take Over Joint Forces Command


Monday: 1 US Soldier, 3 Iraqis Killed; 7 Iraqis Wounded

Uneasy Pakistanis No Longer Flock to US Amid Distrust
More Blank Checks to the Military-Industrial Complex  by Rep. Ron Paul
How Dare They Make a Deal With Iran?  by Muhammad Sahimi
House Kills Plan to Close Guantánamo  by Andy Worthington
The Absence of Debate Over War  by Glenn Greenwald
Bull From the China Shop  by Jeff Huber
Compulsory Armageddon  by John V. Walsh

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US Expands Secret Military Acts in Mideast and Beyond

The Robert Gates-Hillary Clinton Axis

US Towns Open Doors to Cleared Gitmo Prisoners

US Funds Apartheid Roads on West Bank

Congress, White House Reach Deal on 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal

Word of a Soldier's Death Leaks on Facebook

In Canada Once More, US Troops Fleeing a War


US Grapples With Shift From Military- to Diplomatic-Run Effort in Iraq

Assassination, Candidate Prohibitions Roil Iraq

No Hurry on Deal to Form Government, Iraq Election Winner Allawi Says

Major Accused of Stealing Iraq Reconstruction Funds

Baghdad's Tepid Nightlife

Monday: 1 US Soldier, 3 Iraqis Killed; 7 Iraqis Wounded
The War at Home

Trial Begins for Man Accused of Aiding Taliban

White House Can Be a Tough Fit for Ex-Military Officers

'Joint Strike Fighter' Really 3 Different Jets, Pentagon Says

Fired UN Diplomat Galbraith Seeks Office in Vt.


Iran to Boost Non-Oil Exports to Iraq

Iran's Ahmadinejad Hears Rare Protest During Speech

Iran Urges Skeptical Powers to Accept Atom Swap Offer

Brother of Jundallah Leader Hanged in Iran

Iran Deal Seen as Spot on Brazilian Leader's Legacy?

Iran Renews Offer to Help With Gulf Spill

South Asia

India PM: 'Major Effort' in Indo-Pakistan Talks

Sri Lanka Is Trying to Lure Back Tourists


Rebels Vow to Capture Somali Presidential Palace

15 Somalis Killed After Presidential Palace Attack


UN Peacekeeper Shot and Killed in Congo Fighting

Continued Clashes Leave Darfur's Security Situation Tense, UN Reports


The Day the Thai Army Moved In

Thailand: Opposition Moves to Impeach Premier


Former Taliban Chief Who Became Top Policeman Says Peace Will Never Come

US Tries to Reintegrate Taliban Soldiers

At Least Eight Civilians Killed in Afghanistan

Govt-Friendly Tribal Elder Killed in Afghanistan

The Taliban's Most Daring Raid Yet

Afghanistan Arrests 7 for Deaths of 6 NATO Troops

UK Army Decides to Detonate Rather Than Dismantle Afghan IEDs

German Army Steps Up Combat Training for Afghan Mission


South Korea Ends Trade With North as Frigate Crisis Escalates

Tokyo Considers More Sanctions on North Korea

North Korean Defectors on Ballot in South

Pentagon and UN Chief Put New Pressure on North Korea


Israel's Peres Denies Offering South Africa Nukes

Australia Moves to Expel Israeli Diplomat Over Passport Fraud

Netanyahu: Palestinians Waging Unacceptable Economic War

Israel to Ease West Bank Movement Restrictions

Israeli Police Recommend Indicting FM Lieberman

Anti-Zionist Orthodox Jews Hurl Stones at Shas Chairman

Hamas Says It Detained Egyptian Officer in Gaza

Middle East

Israel Fears Stronger Hezbollah 10 Years After Pullout

Obama Warns Hariri of Growing Hezbollah Weapons Threat

Young, Kurdish, and Jailed in Turkey

Syria: Obama Has Failed in Peace Efforts and Lost Influence in Mideast

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The Crazy World of the Freelance War Reporter

Japan Premier Incites Anger Over US Base

US Deploys Missiles to Poland to Train NATO Ally


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