- Newsmaker: White House Rejects Israeli Criticism - Sharon compared US effort to get Arab support for the war on terrorism to European appeasement of Adolph Hitler on the eve of World War II. Press Secretary Ari Fleischer said the White House considers "the Prime Minister's comments-unacceptable." Danny Ayalon is Foreign Policy Advisor to Prime Minister Sharon.
- Reporter's Notebook: Is Nightmare Conflict in Afghanistan Myth? - Harsh terrain and the ferociousness of indigenous soldiers are cited for arguments that the US will face the same quagmire that stymied the Soviet Union in 1989. We'll talk to a freelance journalist based in Melbourne, Australia who's been there and says that the nightmare vision of war in Afghanistan is over-hyped.
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