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An invasion of Iraq constitutes such a dramatic shift in U.S. foreign policy and involves enormous political and military risks.
With the budget surplus gone, these costs would inevitably create deeper deficits and likely put out of reach initiatives like Medicare drug coverage and new funding for education and environmental protection.
Despite growing opposition, the Bush administration is pushing for a U.S. invasion of Iraq.
Washington's Republicans Duke it out
The U.S. Congress and the White House have chosen the latter course.
Since September 11 and the ensuing war on terrorism, Central Asia's geopolitics have been further complicated by the new military presence of the United States, whose troops are now stationed in China's and Russia's backyard.
There are people of good will on both sides, people not blinded by the illusion that violence solves everything.
President George W. Bush's speech on Monday represents a setback for Middle East peace.
Why, all of a sudden, is India acting so belligerently and risking disaster?
Apparently, the CIA has returned to the policy world, which calls into question the kind of dope it is willing to provide to the White House.