Recently view this miniseries again. One read of the book lasts a lifetime. Two of the mini-series is one too many. The Parallels to today are striking with an entirely different cast of characters. There are no Churchills or Adolphs today. But all the insanity and scheming exists. And the first operations are already underway with killings of scientists and bombings of embassy personnel. Will the next step be conventional or nuclear? How will Pakistan or India react to radiation clouds? How will the US react to sunk ships or bases bombed? Will Iran act any differently that Israel would?
Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition says targeted in blasts, toll may rise (Reuters)
from the article: Israeli envoy in Thailand: Embassy was target of botched bombing attempt