As a brief follow-up to my recent piece on the war, I’d like to point out a couple more very interesting news stories.
First, getting a lot of press is Syria’s announcement that they will leave Lebanon. In an interview with Time Magazine, Syrian President Assad said they will likely be out in three to six months. This is a huge positive for democracy in the Middle East and for the security of Israel.
Second, and possibly more interesting though less publicized are the statements by leading Sunnis in Iraq that it was a mistake to boycott the elections and that they are working hard to get involved in the political process. I strongly recommend you read this article in USA Today:
As Larry Kudlow said on his web site (http://lkmp.blogspot.com
), the dominos are falling.