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Afghanistan - Canadian Senate Report Excerpted

15-02-2007 18:07

Anyone expecting to see the emergence in Afghanistan within the next several decades of a recognizable modern democracy ... is dreaming in Technicolor.

Chris Alexander (former Ambassador to Afghanistan) said it would take 5 generations of effort to make a difference in Afghanistan.

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Film - Outlawed: Rendition, Torture & the Disappearances in the "War on Terror"

15-02-2007 13:08

The film 'Outlawed: Extraordinary Rendition, Torture and the Disappearances in the “War on Terror” ' will be shown on Thursday 22nd February at 7.30pm at CafeOne (directions).

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beirut, baghdad, zahedan: is there a connection between these bombing incidents?

15-02-2007 09:23

It is curious that the blast in Zahedan follows two separate bombing incidents.

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The Guilty

15-02-2007 08:52

Investigate themselves.

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Fool Us Twice? From Iraq to Iran

15-02-2007 01:10

It's déja vu. This time the Bush gang wants war with Iran . Following a carefully orchestrated strategy, they have ratcheted up the "threat" from Iran , designed to mislead us into a new war four years after they misled us into Iraq .

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Three women sentenced to death for carrying out Resistance attacks

15-02-2007 00:47

In a dispatch posted at 3:33pm Makkah time Saturday afternoon, Mafkarat al-Islam (Islammemo) reported that the puppet "Iraqi Supreme Criminal Court" has ordered the execution of three Iraqi women on charges of involvement in Resistance attacks in Baghdad. The puppet "court" called such Resistance activity "terrorism."

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Iran 81mm Mortar Story: Twists, Turns, and Eating Crow

14-02-2007 23:46

Mike Rivero of the news site What Really Happened has completed a bit of investigative work into the supposed death merchant allegedly responsible for cranking out 81mm mortars, said to be in the arsenal of Iraq’s Shi’a militias.

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Thousands in Germany, Italy are told they will be Deploying in mid-2007

14-02-2007 22:49

Some 8,500 soldiers from 43 units in Germany and Italy have received official word that they will be deploying to either Iraq or Afghanistan later this year, U.S. Army Europe officials announced Monday.

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Afghanistan under occupation: An assessment—Part 1

14-02-2007 20:57

Almost three decades of conflict
Living conditions for Afghanistan’s 7.5 million city dwellers has also deteriorated in the past five years. Most of the urban population (which is estimated to double to around 13 million by 2015) is concentrated in Kabul, Kandahar, Herat, Mazar-e-Sharif, Jalalabad and Kunduz. All six cities have devastated infrastructures from almost three decades of conflict. Pressures on them have been exacerbated over the past few years by the combined influx of returning refugees, impoverished rural migrants and displaced sections of the population, often fleeing the fighting in the south and east of the country.

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Launch of London Guantánamo Campaign weekly demonstration outside US Embassy

14-02-2007 17:32

The London Guantánamo Campaign started its weekly demonstration outside the US Embassy calling for the detention and torture camp to be closed down

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How a Symposium on Iran Cinema Turned into Glorification of Islamic Revolution

14-02-2007 12:13

British universities turned into platforms of propaganda by Islamic Republic embassy in London.

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Eyewitness Lebanon - Caoimhe Butterly and Guy Smallman Talk

14-02-2007 02:54

Solidarity activist Caoimhe Butterly and photojournalist Guy Smallman present a slideshow and presentation on their experiences and work in Lebanon during the last 6 months.

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Australian militants 'prepared' for Afghanistan anti-occupation resistance

14-02-2007 02:05

Afghanistan anti-occupation resistance
Because when you occupy a sovereign nation you have to include your own protection group, that is, if you want to allegedly reconstruct something that you may have destroyed upon arrival?

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Stand up against BBC's support for US war propaganda on Iran

14-02-2007 00:45

As the US is deploying a massive armada in the Persian Gulf to threaten Iran, the BBC ‘s top in-depth news programme has supported the totally unfounded US propaganda against the five employees of the Iranian consulate in Arbil arrested after the US forces raid last week.

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Sen. Hillary Clinton Refuses to Acknowledge Making Mistake Over Voting for Iraq

14-02-2007 00:34

Rotten Clinton AIPAC
At a town hall meeting in New Hampshire resident Roger Tilton asked Clinton: "I want to know if right here, right now, once and for all and without nuance, you can say that war authorization was a mistake." Anne Miller later asked Clinton about her views on Iran.

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"From the Wonderful Folks Who Brought You Iraq"

13-02-2007 21:58

Neocon Ideologues
Craig Unger on How the Neoconservatives Are Pushing For An Attack on Iran

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Russian President Putin lambastes US foreign policy

13-02-2007 21:09

Just a few hours after the opening of this year’s 43rd annual Munich Conference on Security Policy, the organization’s motto of “peace through dialogue” proved to be worth less than the paper it was printed on. Instead, the word “drumbeat” was the one most frequently heard to describe the proceedings, while others spoke of a “fiery speech” and even of a “new Cold War.”

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Rafik Hariri and the Salvador Option in Beirut

13-02-2007 20:19

As Al Qaeda's 'trademark' suicide bombings now begin in Lebanon, who is behind them and what is the link to the Hariri murder and the other connected assassinations over the last few years? Is the US and Israel involved?

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"Oscar for Peace" Anti-War Vigil and Awards Ceremony

13-02-2007 16:24

Support Our Troops! Bring Our Troops Home, and Take Care of Them When They Get Home!

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SEE Italy's Proof for Trial of CIA 26 (cr card/phone No.s, IDs) in Imam abductio

13-02-2007 05:34

This is about blowing the CIA wide open -- with all their dirty tricks and secrets revealed. (Talk about lowlifes getting their comeuppance.)