No 32


The Political Scene (11 August 2003)

US occupation forces in Iraq have acknowledged that their heavy-handed search and arrest operations since the war have alienated the people. As a result, they are modifying their tactics and will give Iraqis a bigger role in security enforcement. Saudi Arabia is insisting that the Bush administration should declassify the section of a Congressional report on the 11 September bombings that allegedly links the kingdom with the...