Rebel groups reject CIA overtures down on the farm

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Deep in the bowels of the US state department, not far from the cafeteria, there is a small office identified only by a handwritten sign on the door reading: The Future of Iraq Project.

Such is the ramshackle reality lying beneath the Bush administration’s pronouncements on regime change in Baghdad. There is little doubt that the Pentagon is devising invasion plans in deadly earnest, but the parallel effort to build a political alternative has been half-hearted to say the least.

Guardian UK