Monday, March 31, 2008

Calm In Basra

McClatchy News asks a question:

With calm restored in Basra, Iraqis ask 'Who won?'

BAGHDAD — Relative calm settled over Basra, neighboring provinces and Baghdad on Monday as a ceasefire took hold after nearly a week of pitched fighting between the Mahdi Army militia of Shiite cleric Muqtada al Sadr and Iraqi government forces.

This has been another episode of simple answers to simple questions.