The Case for Ignoring the Middle East

Richard Gwyn
Published: Wednesday, 06/20/2007 12:00 am EDT

Recently, the American strategic analyst Edward Luttwak tossed out an idea that, depending upon the viewpoint and bias of an observer, was either unusually perceptive or downright irresponsible, or was merely provocative.

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