Is the Administration’s new policy benefitting our enemies in the war on terrorism?
by SEYMOUR M. HERSH
A STRATEGIC SHIFT
“In the past few months, as the situation in Iraq has deteriorated, the Bush Administration, in both its public diplomacy and its covert operations, has significantly shifted its Middle East strategy. The “redirection,” as some inside the White House have called the new strategy, has brought the United States closer to an open confrontation with Iran and, in parts of the region, propelled it into a widening sectarian conflict between Shiite and Sunni Muslims …” The NewYorker, read more
An excerpt at Loopy: Seymour Hersh: Boddy setup to attack Iran
Seymour Hersh on CNN, movie and full transcript
At PPGG‘s: New Yorker’s Seymour Hersh on CNN, also Hypocrisy in the Middle-East and No More Encores for Iran