Thanks God that sailors are safely back home with their loved ones.
During last two weeks I discovered Craig Murray, a career diplomat whose courageous conduct in Uzbekistan earned him an early dismissal. He has a weblog: http://www.craigmurray.co.uk/ where he writes. I enjoy reading his notes and his professional approach. He was one of the first diplomats to point out the reality of maritime border between Iran and Iraq. His notes are very interesting. This is his last note on the situation that makes me think a lot: