"The situation, basically, means a raging barbaric guerilla war."
Wall Street Journal correspondent Farnaz Fassihi pulls no punches describing the collapsing situation in Iraq in a letter she emailed to friends. Fassihi has confirmed she is the author.
Quite the counterpoint to Bush's comments on Iraq last week: "We're making steady progress in implementing our five-step plan . . . . My point is, is that a few people, relative to the whole, are trying to stop the march of freedom . . . . I'm also optimistic that people will choose freedom over tyranny every time."