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What will be the consequences of Washington's intensifying counterterrorism focus on Somalia?
Renditions, an underground prison and a new CIA base are elements of an intensifying US war, according to a Nation investigation in Mogadishu.
Should the US arm Libya's rebels? For The Nation's Jeremy Scahill, the answer is an emphatic no.
If President Saleh falls, the US will have lost a pliant partner in its “global war on terror.”
A computer virus foiling Iran's nuclear plans should delight those spoiling for an attack. Does it?
The Cuban exile has a long record of terror, but his trial, starting today, is on lesser charges.
The latest WikiLeaks dump has corroborated, in part, what sources recently told The Nation about covert military actions in over seventy-five countries.
When Jeremy Scahill reported on a secret US war in Pakistan last year, the Pentagon called his article "conspiratorial." But now, says Scahill on Democracy Now!, the latest WikiLeaks diplomatic cables dump confirms his reporting.
On MSNBC's Countdown, Greg Mitchell and Chris Hayes ask, has WikiLeaks' Julian Assange really endangered lives?
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