They just got a different tool to use than we do: They kill innocent lives to achieve objectives. That's what they do. And they're good. They get on the TV screens and they get people to ask questions about, well, you know, this, that or the other. I mean, they're able to kind of say to people: Don't come and bother us, because we will kill you. Bush - Joint News Conference with Blair - 28 July '06

Friday, September 26, 2014

Iraq War: Galloway disrupts consensus (video)

George Galloway delivers savage wake-up call to MP's sleepwalking towards the Iraq quagmire. Makes appropriate reference to the 'head choppers' in Saudi Arabia - 'the nest from which the ISIL vipers and others have come' - our brothers in arms apparently. 

Iraq: Is UK strategy any more coherent than in 2003?

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Scotland - New evidence supporting YES vote

Former prime minister Tony Blair has urged voters in Scotland to opt for staying in the UK.
To "rip up the alliance" between Scotland and the rest of the UK would not be sensible "politically, economically or even emotionally". Link