Deadline Extensions

| Mon Aug. 15, 2005 5:48 PM EDT

Ah, so it looks like the deadline for the Iraqi constitution will be pushed back an extra seven days. No idea why disagreements that were intractable today will somehow become tractable a week from now, but one can always hope—it's what everyone's been doing for the past two years, after all. On the plus side, this debt story in the Financial Times seems like positive news.

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