Who cares what God thinks?

I know it’s just a formula, but I still don’t like the tag on the Allawi quote:

BAGHDAD Iraq will create a security service to tackle the insurgency in the country, Prime Minister Iyad Allawi said Thursday.

The new service, the General Security Directorate, “will annihilate those terrorists’ groups, God willing,” Allawi said during a news conference.

That seems to me like donating a rather big hostage to fortune.

Similar posts

  • Bombing on Nasdaq
    Funny old world: your share price has been falling steadily for a couple of months when suddenly you put together a
  • More good news from Iraq
    Well it seems that way to me: Now that Saddam-era censorship of movies has lessened, movies with sex scenes and nudity are
  • Opinions elsewhere
    There’s a good article in LaVa this morning by their man over the pond, Xavier Sala i Martín, in which he
  • Sofa rule
    LONDON (Reuters): The Butler report on Iraq intelligence has sparked accusations that Prime Minister Tony Blair has adopted a presidential style and
  • The new geography of X is not Y
    Berlin is not Bonn, Bonn was not


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *