The Corner

Peter Galbraith Scandal Hits NYT

The New York Times covers the Peter Galbraith-Kurdish Oil scandal, here.

Its summary is well done; the only aspect of the story that seems to be missing at present is much mention of Ambassador Galbraith’s apparent partner in the Twake field, whose previous business was weapons-smuggling to Saddam’s regime.

Michael Rubin is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, senior lecturer at the Naval Postgraduate School’s Center for Civil-Military Relations, and a senior editor of the Middle East Quarterly.