No 35


The Political Scene (1 September 2003)

US ambassador Paul Bremer has acknowledged that Iraq has become one of the fields of battle in the war against terrorism as the US administration has for the first time raised the possibility that the UN may have a role to play. Despite his irrelevance, Palestinian leader Yasir 'Arafat has been indulging in what looks very much like a dialogue at one remove with the Americans.

Iraq A Battlefield

In the week following the 21...