Almotamar.net - Member of the General Committee, the Head of the Political Office of the General People's Congress (GPC) Abdullah Ahmed Ghanim revealed Monday about contacts the President Ali Abdullah Saleh, Leader of the GPC is holding with leaderships of the Joint Meeting Parties (JMP) with the aim of arranging political measures and preparing them for resuming the dialogue if intentions of those leaderships were true.
In 2007 the opposition Yemen Congregation for Reform (Islah) Islamic oriented Party maintained its having political and media sway over the Joint meeting Parties (JMP) block, also consisting of Yemen Socialist Party and the Nasserite Unionist Organisation.
Doctors use the word “crisis” to describe the point at which a patient either starts to recover or dies. President George W. Bush’s Iraqi patient now seems to have reached that point. Most commentators appear to think that Bush’s latest prescription – a surge of 20,000 additional troops to suppress the militias in Baghdad – will, at best, merely postpone the inevitable death of his dream of a democratic Iraq. Yet as “Battle of Baghdad” begins, factors beyond Bush’s control and not of his making (at least not intentionally) may just save Iraq from its doom.