|Turkey vs Iran
|HARDLY a day goes by that an
Iranian official doesn't threaten
Turkey. Take for instance
Major General Yahya Rahim
Safavi's recent warning to
Ankara: "Turkey must radically rethink
its policies on Syria, the NATO missile
shield and promoting Muslim secularism
in the Arab world ...
|WATCHING the Syrian
Army pummel the
Syrian town of Homs to
put down the rebellion
there against the regime
of President Bashar Assad is the
remake of a really bad movie that
starred Bashar's father, Hafez,
exactly 30 years ago this month. I
know. I saw the original.
It was April 1982 ...