Monday, March 24, 2003

WAR BLOGS

The War In Context
http://www.warincontext.org

Peace Blogs
http://peaceblogs.org

Green Peace - No War Blogs

http://weblog.greenpeace.org/archives/cat_no_war.html


Daily Kos
http://www.dailykos.com

A Live Report From Baghdad
Nate Thayer is covering the war in Iraq for Slate. Well worth a look.
http://slate.msn.com/id/2080432/

Nick Denton has been posting correspondence from a reporter friend in the Middle East who has just crossed the border from Kuwait into Iraq.
http://www.nickdenton.org/

An Iraqi in Bagdad with a computer and a
modem.
http://dear_raed.blogspot.com

Wired magazine technology writer
http://paulboutin.weblogger.com/

Photoblogging - Kevin Sites, a cameraman for CNN has been asked by CNN to stop writing his blog, but it has some stuff that's worth a read.
http://www.kevinsites.net/

http://www.back-to-iraq.com/

http://www.warblogging.com/

http://www.antiwar.com/

http://www.agonist.com/

http://seattlepi.nwsource.com/lincoln/journal

http://www.blogsofwar.com/

http://www.ribbityfrog.blogspot.com/

http://iraqpeaceteam.org/pages/diaries.html


NEWS and OFFICIAL SITES

IOL:Middle East - frequently updated

http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=&click_id=123


IRAQWAR.RU analytical centre

http://www.aeronautics.ru/news/news002/iraqwar_ru_016.htm


Breaking war news
http://216.134.209.67/~command/

New military technologies and national security
http://defensetech.org/

An interesting Russian site with some stories translated
into English:
http://www.aeronautics.ru/
news/news002/news074.htm


The ABC website is constantly updated with the latest news from correspondents
around the world.
http://www.abc.net.au/

This special section on The Age site archives all its stories on the Iraq crisis
for the last six weeks.
http://www.theage.com.au/
issues/iraq/index.html


The best of the British newspaper websites and the most openly anti-war
http://www.guardian.co.uk/

Rupert's cable news station is now outrating CNN, its right-wing commentators
will support any move made by Bush.
http://www.foxnews.com/

The latest news from the United Nations news room, it will be interesting to see
how the security council reacts to an attack on Iraq without its authorisation.
http://www.un.org/News/

Expert commentary, particularly on military and intelligence issues. It's a
subscriber site but you can access good info with a free registration.
http://www.janes.com/

Lots of resources on potential military options against Iraq, Iraqi military
capabilities and a complete timeline of events.
http://www.
globalsecurity.org/military/ops/iraq.htm


Official site of the US Department of Defense with the latest DoD news breifings
and lots of links to other US military sites.
http://www.defenselink.mil/

The Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade site
http://www.dfat.gov.au/

The BBC also have a war link - you fill in your details and they will
e-mail you breaking news:
www.bbc.co.uk

www.whatreallyhappened.com

If you're after a pure link factory it is hard to go past Matt Drudge:
http://www.drudgereport.com/

Check out
http://www.disinfopedia.org/wiki.phtml?title=Weapons_of_mass_deception

Try this one for solid anti-Bush views
www.democraticunderground.com

A mouthpiece for Saddam's positions and propaganda.
http://www.uruklink.net/iraqnews/eindex.htm

Islamic Republic News Agency
http://www.irna.com/en/

Weather satellite photos of Iraq
http://www.methaz.com/blogpics/iraq.html


The Institute of War and Peace gives a more pro-Iraqi perspective:
http://www.iwpr.net/iraq_index1.html

Electronic Iraq
http://electroniciraq.
net/news/index.shtml


Baghdad Radio
http://www.baghdadradio.com/

Iraq Journal
http://www.iraqjournal.org/

Iraq Body Count
http://www.iraqbodycount.net/

Al Jazeera (English)
http://www.english.aljazeera.net/

Articles at Global Research
http://globalresearch.ca//by-topic/iraq/

Free Speech
http://www.freespeech.org

Fact Press
http://www.factpress.com

Liberal Slant - Watching the conservative corporate owned liberal media
http://fp.enter.net/~haney/

Info Wars
http://www.infowars.com

Rense.com
http://www.rense.com

Islamonline.net (Spotlight on Iraq)
http://
www.islamonline.net/english/in_depth/iraq/topic02.shtml


AlterNet (Iraq)
http://www.alternet.org/waroniraq/

MediaWar.info
http://www.mediawar.
info/censorednews.htm


Antiwar.com
http://www.antiwar.com/

Conflict: Iraq & the United State
http://www.
journaliststoolbox.com/newswriting/iraq.html


ZNet (Iraq Watch)
http://www.
zmag.org/CrisesCurEvts/Iraq/IraqCrisis.htm


"Every1 is a journalist"
http://indymedia.org/

Iraq Action Coalition
http://leb.net/IAC/

Middle-East media
http://www.worldpress.org/mideast.htm

Dispatches from Iraq
http://www.poynter.
org/column.asp?id=61


Radio Free Europe (War in Iraq)
http://www.rferl.org/specials/
iraqcrisis/


Iraq Watch Bulletin
http://www.iraqwatch.org/

Kurdistan Observer
http://www.kurdistanobserver.
com/


Kurds Media
http://www.kurdmedia.com/

United Nations News Service
http://www.un.org/News/

UN Security Council News
http://www.un.org/sc/unsc
_news.shtml


UNSCOM
http://www.un.org
/Depts/unscom/index.html


ABC News (War on Iraq)
http://www.abc.net.au
/news/indepth/iraq/


The Guardian (War in Iraq)
http://www.
guardian.co.uk/Iraq/0,2759,423009,00.html


Arabnews (English)
http://arabnews.com/

SBS World News
http://www9.sbs.com.
au/theworldnews/


Independent (War in Iraq)
http://news.
independent.co.uk/world/middle_east/


PBS NewsHour (The Iraq War)
http
://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/middle_east/iraq/index.html


BBC: War in Iraq
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/in_depth/middle_east/2002/conflict
_with_iraq/default.stm


NPR (War in Iraq)
http://
www.npr.org/news/specials/iraq2003/index.html


World Wire
http://7am.com/wireidx/world/

World News Sources
http://www.
globalspin.org/world_news_sources.html


US State Dept (Iraq Update)
http://usinfo.state.gov/
regional/nea/iraq/


Press Briefing by Ari Fleischer
http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2003/01/20030106-1.html

The Pantagon News Transcripts
http://www.defenselink.
mil/news/briefings.html


UK Govt (Focus on Iraq)
http://www.
number-10.gov.uk/output/Page3170.asp


Operation Falconer Media Centre (Oz Govt)
http://www
.defence.gov.au/opfalconer/media.htm


Aust Govt (Iraq Update)
http://www.pm.gov.au/
iraq/index.cfm


CNN (war on Iraq)
http://www.
cnn.com/SPECIALS/2003/iraq/


Reuters (Focus: Iraq)
http://
www.reuters.com/newsChannel.jhtml;jsessionid=I23A05EGGG0Q0CR
BAEZSFFA?type=focusIraqNews


Yahoo News
http://story.news.yahoo.com/fc?cid=34&tmpl=fc&in=World&cat=Iraq

NBC News (Target Iraq)

http://www.msnbc.com/news/842500.asp?0cv=CA01&cp1=1


CBS News

http://www.cbsnews.com/sections/world/main202.shtml


Ha'aretz (Showdown with Iraq)
http://www.haaretz.com/hasen/pages/ShowdownIraq.jhtml?contrassID=33

Amnesty International - Crisis In Iraq
http://web.amnesty.org/pages/iraq_summary

FAIR
http://www.fair.org/international/iraq.html

International Federation of Journalists
http://www.ifj.org/ifjfrontpage.html