Parts of the American institutional setting seem to have finally realized that what they are doing in Iraq is mainly create a rallying-ground for everyone with a grudge towards the West (WP / NY). Now, if I could only believe that someone responsible in the White House would act on this I'd be happy.
Plus, a really interesting article on a grand design the US supposedly follows in Asia. Am not sure I believe it whole-heartedly, interesting theory though.
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