Iraqi President Ghazi al-Yawar, who, just a couple of weeks ago said the date of the elections were firm, now seems to think maybe the date is not set in stone.
I thought I’d have time to work up some more stuff on Iraqi politics, but an embed I’ve been wanting to get in on has just come through, and it looks like I’m leaving for it tomorrow. I expect to be gone a week and it’s unlikely I’ll be blogging while away…. But when I come back, I hope to have some good stuff to put up.
My friend Charlie Crain interviews the Magic 8-Ball about Iraq.
Over at Daily Kos, one item caught my eye: Iraqi Candidate Names Not Released for ‘Security Reasons.’ But what most interested me were the comments.