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Why not invade Israel?

The Spectator, The unprecedented security measures for President Bush


Donkeys Deliver Modern Blast To Baghdad

NYT, BAGHDAD, Iraq – Faced with a U.S. military crackdown using all the paraphernalia of high-technology warfare, Iraqi insurgents resorted Friday to the humblest of creatures and the simplest of transports to carry out what U.S. officers called “spectacular'' strikes […]


Israel predicts Europe next in line after Istanbul bombings

AFP, In the wake of the devastating bombings against British interests in Istanbul, Israeli officials and experts predicted Friday that the next target of global terrorism would be Europe. “The Europeans are not really aware of the seriousness of this […]


Gen. Franks Doubts Constitution Will Survive WMD Attack

NewsMax, Gen. Tommy Franks says that if the United States is hit with a weapon of mass destruction that inflicts large casualties, the Constitution will likely be discarded in favor of a military form of government. Franks, who successfully led […]


Turkey: 'Sow war and reap terror'

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Belarus Sold Weapons to Iran, Minsk Officials Say

AFP, The isolated former Soviet republic of Belarus said Nov. 19 that its arms sales in recent years mainly went to four countries, including Iran and Sudan. Minsk has exported tanks, armored personnel carriers and heavy artillery to Tehran, Khartoum, […]


SUCCESSFUL TEST OF AN EVOLVED SEA SPARROW MISSILE CONTROLLED BY SAAB'S 9LV COMBAT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Saab, $20 Million Project Proves Successful An Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile (ESSM) controlled by Saab Systems


US plans Australian base

Herald and Weekly Times, AUSTRALIA is set to become a crucial staging point for a new United States sphere of influence, stretching from India to Japan. But a Pentagon proposal to establish US supply and air bases in Australia's north […]


I Know When Bush Is Lying: His Lips Move

New Statesman, Shortly before the disastrous Bush visit to Britain, Tony Blair was at the Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday. It was an unusual glimpse of a state killer whose effete respectability has gone. His perfunctory nod to “the glorious dead” […]


 
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