Tim Blair


New Criterion



Tuesday, April 13, 2004
PETER CAVE'S PROJECTED COALITION of Saddamite Sunni and Islamist Shia lacks high-level support. Outside Auntie, that is.

[Former Iranian President] Rafsanjani said at Friday prayers in Tehran that a distinction should be drawn between Shiite fighters, who have battled U.S.-led troops across southern Iraq this week, and insurrectionist supporters of Saddam Hussein's Baath Party whom he described as "terrorists."