King of Zembla: Ser-en-DIP-i-ty
Informed Comment: Turkey hits 70 sites in Iraq; U.S. accidentally kills another 13; Sistani aides kidnapped in Basra.
Ken Silverstein: War in Chad: World Bank-backed oil project hasn't created promised "model" of development.
Danger Room: Spies mine YouTube for intelligence.
bookforum: The power of unreasonable people.