So much for the new ‘peaceful’ Iraq

Just a couple of days ago, President George W. Bush was telling the few who still listen to him that America is making progress in Iraq and that Baghdad these days is a calm, quiet and safe place to live.

Tell that to the 26 who died from today’s bomb explosions.

Twin bombings kill at least 26 in Iraq
(AP)

A man injured in a bomb explosion is seen on a street outside al-Kindi hospital in Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, Nov. 23, 2007. A bomb exploded in a pet market in central Baghdad on Friday, killing at least 13 people and wounding dozens, Iraqi police said. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)AP – A bomb exploded in a pet market in central Baghdad on Friday, killing at least 13 people and wounding dozens, Iraqi police said, shattering the festive atmosphere as people strolled past the animal stalls.


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