No 39


The Political Scene (29 September 2003)

The 23 September meeting of the UN General Assembly produced few surprises, and it looks as if the Americans will get a new UN resolution (of sorts) on Iraq, although not much else by way of help. There is total confusion in Baghdad about radical economic reforms decreed by the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) and announced by the Iraqi finance minister. In Sudan, the government and the rebel SPLA have taken a major...