Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Leader: America in the vice

A vice is slowly beginning to close on US and British political leaders who ordered or justified the launching of war on Iraq. This potentially fatal squeeze is the product of two opposed dynamics. One is the dawning realisation that the war will not be over quickly, may indeed drag on for months, and will certainly not be the “cakewalk” predicted by Kenneth Adelman of the Pentagon’s infamous defence policy board. The other is the prospect of an accelerating humanitarian crisis.

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