Disturbing odd trends of the day: Iraqis murdered in Libya, Finns fighting in Syria, and DIA former Soviet states job open
- By Thomas E. RicksThomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military for the Washington Post from 2000 through 2008. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can’t we all just get along?
In other weird news, the job of overseeing Eurasia military intelligence (that is, former Soviet states) is open at DIA. Interesting time to have that job vacant. A friend asks, “I wonder if the guy was planning on leaving, or if he made the wrong call on Ukraine and was held to account.”