Meanwhile, in the real world…

WITH the events of 9/11 still in the public mind, some will hail the jailing of a British arms dealer sympathetic to Osama bin Laden in an FBI sting as a small victory in the war on terrorism. But there are casualties on both sides, as Delta airlines – the third largest in the US – looks destined for bankruptcy.

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