"but there is no logic in the country volunteering itself for the frontline of an ideologically misguided and avoidable war of civilizations." A war of civilizations is exactly what the neocons want and they don't care how much death and destruction occurs in the process. They have been carefully manipulating events to put it place for years. Most shockingly, there is some evidence that the neocons themselves may have actually perpetrated the 9/11 horror to serve there own ends. A most frightening thought.
Four rebels, two Indian soldiers killed after gun battle in Kashmir (AP)
from the article: Ending the neoconservative nightmare