Friday, October 31, 2008

Gates Opens Door for More Attacks, Petraeus the Man to Deliver

Days after Pentagon Chief Robert Gates lowered the bar for America to use international force, General David Petraeus takes over the U.S. Central Command. CentCom covers Afghanistan, Iraq, Iran and Pakistan. What's the General been up to since he stepped down as head of the Iraq command? It's been six weeks.

In between the two events, the IAEA unofficially revealed Iranian experiments to enrich spent nuclear fuel. The Jerusalem Post noted Saddam Hussein achieved this level before Israel preemptively wiped out Iraq's nuclear facilities. Deja vu?