Shopkeepers of the World Unite
The Iraqis voted in a free election in the midst of terrorist’s bombing and seem intent on building a civil society. In Lebanon, people demand freedom from their Syrian oppressor.
Posted in Blogcritics on March 3, 2005 10:46 PM
Condi, Barnier and Bush Tag Team Syria
The U.S. and France have delivered the strongest international message yet that Syria is unwelcome in Lebanon. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and French Foreign Minister Michel Barnier held a joint news conference in London on Tuesday, the text of...
Posted in Blogcritics on March 2, 2005 01:00 PM
Administration Signals Willingness to Cooperate With Europe On Iran
This administration is much more deft, flexible, and practical than its many detractors seem capable of conceptualizing, let alone admitting. First, the "transform the Middle East" via the door of Iraq is yielding — it seems to me — undeniable...
Posted in Blogcritics Archives on February 28, 2005 03:09 PM
Lebanon's Government Resigns!
Posted in Blogcritics Archives on February 28, 2005 12:12 PM
Bush's Pro-Democracy Stance Is Getting Results
It's a huge success, already...
Posted in Blogcritics Archives on February 27, 2005 11:48 AM
Leader of Lebanese Uprising Says Winds Blew From Iraq
Surprised to see the Lebanese population rising up against Syria in the wake of the Hariri murder? You shouldn't be - it's cause and effect, as David Ignatius notes as he continues his tour of the region: "Enough!" That's one...
Posted in Blogcritics Archives on February 24, 2005 04:21 PM