FRENCH AGGRESSION: Bill Gertz of the Washington Times reports France is selling Iraq parts for its Air Force in preparation for the war with the US. This is not only a violation of international law–it violates the UN sanctions regime–but it is tantamount to war against the United States. (Thanks to Jeffrey Collins for the link.)

James Joyner
About James Joyner
James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.