Iraq Hands Out Stimulus Money As Us Shifts Occupation

Bush must have shared his formula with Maliki for buying time. Maliki has decided that cash payments will appease the stomach turning mess that resulted from King George’s folly. Maliki has to face the music by himself pretty soon. […]

Pakistan: No Longer Under The Dictates Of Washington

Officials Fear Support From Islamabad Will Wane

The United States has escalated its unilateral strikes against al-Qaeda members and fighters operating in Pakistan’s tribal areas, partly because of anxieties that Pakistan’s new leaders will insist on scaling back military operations in that country, according to U.S. officials.

Washington is […]

Army Procurement Melts Under Close Scrutiny

The Army’s top procurement official, Claude M. Bolton Jr., resigned yesterday after six years on the job.

Bolton, a retired Air Force major general, will step down as assistant secretary of the Army for acquisition, logistics and technology on Jan. 2. Bolton, a retired Air Force major general, will step down as […]