and practically no one collects stamps anymore, one of my father's hobbies, next to of course updates on the Middle East. Forty something years ago no one would have predicted the conflict between the Palestinians and the Israelis would have endured this long. Globalization has meant we cannot do whatever we feel like without ramifications elsewhere. It's become so complicated that there's no one particular item which we can identify holding up the peace process in the Middle East - where does one start?
Greek PM says may have to call early election (Reuters)
from the article: Until the next foul-up