Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will head to Israel end of this week.
Let’s just hope that she’s not going to ask to lead a tank brigade herself and that she actually is going to finally push Israel, Hezbollah, and Hamas to stand down.
On other fronts, Kofi Annan and Tony Blair have called for quick deployment of a stabilization force in Southern Lebanon. Makes sense to me — but of course, both Israel and the U.S. are blocking the initiative. Need to kill some more people before we get to any of that darned diplomacy.
— Steve Clemons