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Kofi Annan says Israeli 'wall' puts peace at risk

The Independent, Israel has swatted aside a formal complaint by the UN secretary general, Kofi Annan, over its refusal to halt construction of a wall that cuts deep into the West Bank and slices through Palestinian neighbourhoods of East Jerusalem. […]

U.S. plans for Iraq: a dilemma over 'exit'


Top British judge slams conditions at Guantanamo


Past failures are where the real lessons lie for democracy's new enforcers

SMH, In 1975, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, by common consent the most intellectually formidable figure in American politics, expressed the view that “liberal democracy on the American model increasingly tends to the condition of monarchy in the 19th century: a holdover […]

R.I.P. Sykes-Picot


Africa: Imperialism Goes Naked

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Has the Bush administration declared war on Islam?

Gulf News, On more than one occasion since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, President George W. Bush has denied his “war on terror” is aimed at Islam. He has visited mosques, invited Muslim leaders to the White House […]

Saudi Navy Accepts Tactical Trainer

Atlantis-Amel Technologies , BRAMPTON, ON. — Atlantis-Amel Technologies Corporation (AATC) is pleased to announce that the Company has achieved official site acceptance of the Naval Tactical Team Trainer (NTTT) for the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF). Formal recognition of successful […]

USAF Tests

, EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. — Eglin Air Force Base's Air Armament Center conducted a successful live test of the largest conventional bomb in the U.S. inventory at approximately 2:30 p.m. EST Nov. 21. Designated the GBU-43/B, and popularly […]

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