Collapse Spotlights Weaknesses in U.S. Infrastructure - washingtonpost.com: "We're falling further and further behind"
Another Poke in the Eye to Islam - Early Warning: "There isn't one weapon in the package that will enhance American interests or security -- or Saudi security, for that matter -- and there certainly isn't one that threatens Israel. The real threat is the army of contractors and U.S. service members that will have to go to Saudi Arabia to support the deal. They will just fuel more Arab anger and more terrorism."
Posted by Susan at 30.7.07
U.S.-tribal alliances draw Iraqi ire - Los Angeles Times: "Petraeus said the U.S. military is authorized to provide weapons only to official security forces, but his commanders help the volunteers with food, fuel and occasionally ammunition."
Posted by Susan at 29.7.07