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    We live like during e war

    02 December 2009

    Russians regard everything happening to them as a natural calamity, from train explosion up to neonazi attacks, hoping that all problems will be solved by themselves.

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    Ending the US War in Afghanistan

    • Phyllis Bennis, David Wildman
    03 November 2009

    In this compact, concise, jargon-free primer, the authors examine the U.S. war in Afghanistan and why it must be brought to an end.

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    "Pakistán sólo puede pedir a Estados Unidos que salga de Afganistán"

    Tariq Ali
    16 October 2009

    Cuanto más dure la guerra en Afganistán y se propague en Pakistán, mayor será la amenaza de una división en el ejército pakistaní, y si esto sucede no sabemos qué puede pasar con las armas nucleares.

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    Torture, Aggressive War & Presidential Power: Thoughts on the Current Constitutional Crisis

    Tom Reifer
    02 October 2009

    This article analyses the intersection of torture, aggressive war and Presidential power in the 21st century, with particular attention to the current US Constitutional crisis and related international humanitarian/human rights law.

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    Afghan creep

    Saul Landau
    17 September 2009
    President Obama’s Afghan and Pakistan goals for U.S. security remain obscure. If Obama focused instead on the phantom-like bin Laden he may ensure a second term.
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    Changing the discourse: first step toward changing the policy?

    Phyllis Bennis
    05 June 2009

    Obama's Cairo speech shifted the discourse, away from justifying reckless imperial hubris, unilateralism and militarism and towards a more cooperative and potentially even internationalist approach. It is the task of people across the US to mobilise and turn that new language into new policies.

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    Shielding the President

    18 April 2009
    Why are top Democrats protecting Bolivia's former president from facing trial for the massacres he ordered?
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    Barack Obama and Afghanistan: a closer look

    Mariano Aguirre
    14 April 2009
    The United States’s shift of strategy towards “AfPak” needs to go further by taking account of regional concerns and local agencies.
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    Tensión y debates en EEUU sobre la tortura

    Mariano Aguirre
    13 April 2009

    El debate en EEUU sobre la tortura que practicó la administración de Bush se libra entre dos sectores: uno considera que es necesario dejar atrás esta "irregularidad" y mirar adelante; el otro, que las leyes existen para ser cumplidas.

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    La deriva de Pakistán en manos de extremistas

    Tariq Ali
    10 March 2009
    La intención del atentado al equipo de críquet de Sri Lanka era el envío de este mensaje claro a Washington: Pakistán es ingobernable.
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    Lahore: the final wake-up call

    Praful Bidwai
    07 March 2009
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    Contested terrain: Obama's Iraq withdrawal plan and the peace movement

    Phyllis Bennis
    06 March 2009
    President Obama's speech to Congress was a good first step, but we still have a lot of work to do to end the war in Iraq.
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    Pakistan's drift into the hands of extremists

    Tariq Ali
    03 March 2009
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    Parallel worlds

    Hilary Wainwright
    22 January 2009
    UK Foreign secretary David Miliband has described the ‘war on terror’ as a ‘mistake’. So why doesn’t he apply to same logic to Israel’s war on Gaza?
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    Tendencias para el 2009

    Mariano Aguirre
    05 January 2009

    ¿Cuáles serán las cuestiones de seguridad que afectarán al sistema internacional en 2009?

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    There is no military option

    Praful Bidwai
    30 December 2008
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    Hawks now push for India to take action against Pakistan

    Praful Bidwai
    10 December 2008
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    Needed: Creative diplomacy, not force

    Praful Bidwai
    08 December 2008
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    India mulls tough options against Pakistan

    Praful Bidwai
    03 December 2008