January 23, 2006

STARTING TO GET THE HANG OF THIS REPRESENTATIVE GOVERNMENT DEAL:

Kuwait showdown over sick emir (BBC, 1/23/06)

Oil-rich Gulf state Kuwait is embroiled in an unprecedented constitutional crisis pitting two branches of the ruling Sabah family against each other.

The cabinet has asked parliament to support the removal of Emir Sheikh Saad al-Abdullah on health grounds.

Posted by Orrin Judd at January 23, 2006 10:21 AM
Comments

Perhaps they should have asked Syrian Intelligence, or even the 82nd Airborne.

Posted by: ratbert at January 23, 2006 11:11 AM
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