The Bush administration, impaled on a hook of its own making, is beginning to turn uncomfortably as the US public loses faith in the Iraq operation and fellow Republican politicians facing midterm elections in 11 months are starting to lose faith in its leadership. (Arab News)
Iraq: The Imperial Solution
The US has no alternative but to maintain a tight grip on Iraq. (The Age)
The Wrong Weapon in the Wrong Place
The U.S. use of white phosphorus against insurgents in Iraq is immoral, counterproductive to our aims and has helped to solidify world opinion against us. (LA Times)
Why Did You Want To Bomb Me, Mr Bush and Mr Blair?
Al Jazeera's quest for answers has been met with silence from both the White House and Downing Street. (The Guardian)
Saddam's System on Trial
Patience is what is needed now from the judges in the trial of Saddam Hussein, from Iraqi political leaders and from ordinary Iraqi citizens. (NY Times)
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