Iraq Study Group Reaches Concensus – as the US starts it’s wind up to withdrawing from Iraq it needs to people to say it’s the best thing to do.

In a similar vein – Bush holds urgent meeting with Iraqi PM and  White House on defensive as US media breaks taboo to declare conflict ‘civil war’.

Meanwhile in this country good ‘ol BAE Systems are in it up to their necks as BAE money linked to arms broker.

Also – British politics lurches from one crisis to another as Figures reveal scale of Labour and Tory debts. So, never mind cash for peerages – it’s more cash for whatever you want…