US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has held a ground-breaking meeting with Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem at a summit in Egypt. Hallejujah!
It is a shame that what many people saw as a "no-brainer" to ease the Middle East crisis has been taken several years after it was an obvious move. How many have died unnecessarily in the meantime? And would it had happened at all if Nancy Pelosi had not been in a position to offiicially visit Damascus last month?