Wednesday, November 07, 2007

The News In Iraq Continues To Get Better, & Worse For The Left.

Michael Yon, embed reporter since late 2004, has uplifting news.

THANKS AND PRAISE: Michael Yon emails: "I photographed men and women, both Christians and Muslims, placing a cross atop the St. John's Church in Baghdad. They had taken the cross from storage and a man washed it before carrying it up to the dome. A Muslim man had invited the American soldiers from 'Chosen' Company 2-12 Cavalry to the church, where I videotaped as Muslims and Christians worked and rejoiced at the reopening of St John's, an occasion all viewed as a sign of hope. The Iraqis asked me to convey a message of thanks to the American people. 'Thank you, thank you,' the people were saying. One man said, 'Thank you for peace.' Another man, a Muslim, said 'All the people, all the people in Iraq, Muslim and Christian, is brother.' The men and women were holding bells, and for the first time in memory freedom rang over the ravaged land between two rivers. (Videotape to follow.)"
Let's hope these sentiments continue to spread.


At 5:51 PM, Blogger Bar Kochba said...

This is truly good news. I hope that it heralds good news form Iraq.
I wonder how long it will be until a Muslim demands that they remove the cross and pay the jyziah.

At 6:25 AM, Blogger WomanHonorThyself said...

agreed Bar!..ty for finding the hope Joe!

At 11:25 AM, Blogger Joe Gringo said...

BK, yep the 'ol dhimmi tax is probably right around the corner.

Angel, look like you're on your way to victory in the 2007 Weblog Awards!

git 'er done


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