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[29 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]
Tehran Times: Turkey won’t mediate between Iran and U.S.: Erdogan

Erdogan said that Turkey’s foreign policy is based on friendship with other countries and not having any enemies.

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[27 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]
Afghanistan: Boots on the Ground Report: The Cost of Delay

“While the Obama violinists’ supple wrists magically fiddle with their bows, the firefights continue in Afghanistan.”

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[27 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

This is the first warrant of arrest ever issued for a sitting Head of State by the ICC.” He remains free today.

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[26 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Today on what was “one of the deadliest days for US troops,” according to the US military, where 14 American warriors lost their lives in a series of helicopter crashes in Afghanistan, Senator John Kerry spoke before a live audience at the Council on Foreign Relations in Washington …

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[26 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

“FBI officials tell me, the Bureau worked on nearly 2,500 public corruption cases and convicted more than 700 dishonest public servants throughout the nation.”

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[21 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]
Reuters: U.S. reverses stance on treaty to regulate arms trade

The United Nations, Amnesty International and Oxfam International are pleased.

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[21 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Iran ignored appeals by Hillary Rodham Clinton and Sting.

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[19 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]
The Front: The Taliban-Al Qaeda merger

Peter Bergen reports a sobering read at the New Republic about the state of affairs in Afghanistan. Winning in Afghanistan is critical to defeating Al Qaeda. And yet, as President Obama weighs whether or not to send more troops to Afghanistan, the connection between the region and Al Qaeda has suddenly become a matter of […]

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[19 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]
Hillary Clinton suffers ‘mis-speaking’ relapse with Belfast bomb claims

She was even described as “a wee bit silly” for claiming greater credit than was her due for the Irish peace process, having made several visits to Northern Ireland as First Lady.

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[18 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

“I learned that the goal of the hard-line Taliban was far more ambitious.”

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[13 Oct 2009 | 4 Comments | ]
ACORN’s Mistake Invoking Linda Tripp in ACORN vs. O’Keefe, Giles and Breitbart.com

Lewis in not telling the “whole story” about the Maryland law, and using Linda Tripp as a favorable example might not have been a great idea considering the charges against Tripp were dropped.

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[8 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

As years roll by and more soldiers have done two, three, four or even five long tours, writing about war has changed.

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[5 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

I feel my days are numbered so I want to say all this while I still can. I pray to god no-one will ever have to read this but as death is all around me if it falls upon me you will understand my recent feelings on this madness we call life.

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[1 Oct 2009 | No Comment | ]

Since then Regime thugs savagely attacked, clubbed, beaten, imprisoned and executed demonstrators. President Obama’s response to the brutal crackdown was to assure the regime that the U.S. would not “meddle.”