Senator Reid just now said a smart thing on the floor of the Senate: the way out of the Iraq mess involves talking to Syria. “Even talking to Syria.” The grieving David Grossman told Israel the same thing last week. And Americans for Peace Now reports that the intelligence head of the Israel Defense Forces has made the same recommendation to the Israeli Prime Minister. New Defsec Robert Gates is sure to Amen these statements.
The world is changing! The debacles in Iraq and Lebanon have left all roads going in one direction, Damascus.