February 3, 2008 -- The gaunt 52-year-old Iraqi army private stands on top of a rudimentary guard post fashioned from huge, sand-filled hessian sacks, brandishing a rifle.
The post stands in a strip of featureless brown desert, broader than a motorway, which is flanked by deep ditches, great earthen berms and chain-link fences covered in coiled razor wire that stretch away to the horizon in two almost impenetrable parallel lines.
Sunday, February 3, 2008
Iraq oil info
The New York Post has an informative article posted called AT LAST, AN IRAQ OIL RUSH DELIVERS $15B ...