Who likes straight lines anyway?! Not us!

CDR Salamander – Ralph plays Churchill with crayons

Ralph Peters puts to pen the frustration anyone who looks at the Middle East thinks; can’t we just call a do-over and redraw the borders? He hints at what it would take – bloodshed unheard of in over half a century. Give it a read then look at what a post nuclear war Middle East would look like if someone with the power and balls could make it happen.

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Personally, I think it’s pretty silly to say “We Europeans screwed this up so now we Europeans are going to fix it!” I mean, that’s the attitude that got them into this mess, isn’t it?