February 11th, 2007

Chris Keeley

Milton Viorst op-ed in NYTimes 1/30/07

 *A League of Their Own *

By MILTON VIORST

Washington

PRESIDENT BUSH seems not to have noticed, but what stands between
hostile sectarian forces and the resumption of all-out civil war in
Lebanon is the Arab League, whose diplomacy 17 years ago put an end to a
conflict in which tens of thousands of Lebanese died. Is there not a
lesson here, for the president and the Democratic Congress, that is
applicable to Iraq?
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