Allan Nairn

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US-Backed Death Squad Files Surface

Indonesian Assassins

Indonesia Gets to Pick Its Killer

What Does It Take to Get a Meal Here, an Earthquake?

Hope for the Dump Cities?

South-East Asian Groups Threaten Retaliation Over Gaza Invasion

The Torture Ban That Doesn’t Ban Torture

US Intel Nominee Lied About Church Murders

Killer in Chief

Adm. Dennis Blair and the Church Killings in East Timor

Drawing Your Last Breath Hungry

Israel’s New Plan to Attack Lebanon

Mafia Rules in the Middle East

The Shooting of Jose Ramos Horta

Give Me Back My Land

Does the US Need a Civilizing Mayan Invasion?

Eating Dirt for Lunch in Haiti

Entitlement, Justice and the War of All Against All

The Breaking of the Gaza Wall

Little Hands with Fever

Indonesian Intelligence Service Threatens to Kill Human Rights Activist

Precision Bombing in Iraq and Afghanistan

Economic Indicator

General Suharto of Indonesia

U.S. Elections Over Before They Began

Cataclysm By Money Whim

Cataclysm By Money Whim

Terrorism; CounterTerrorism: Excuses for Murder

"Shoot Them on the Spot"

US Intelligence is Tapping Indonesian Phones

Imposed Hunger in Gaza, the Army in Indonesia

It Takes (Out) a Village

The Regime Still Stands in Burma, Where "the People Just Want Food"

Thomas L. Friedman and the Bali Bombers

Sitting Around Talking, in Indonesia