1. Long arm of the Mossad – a brief history and a longer one.

2. The quality of suicide bombers is declining in Afghanistan.  Perhaps it is because:

The martyrdom testament videos that are so common in other countries are unknown here. “Such individual recognition,” said the United Nations report, “is largely absent in Afghanistan.” Instead, these suicide bombers are buried secretly at a potter’s field in a wasteland at the foot of a mountain, at Kol-e-Hashmat Khan, a neighborhood of junkyards on the outskirts of Kabul. A policeman on duty there said no one ever visited. Many of the unmarked graves have been dug open by starving dogs, which feast on the remains.

3. Why did Pakistan turn over key Afghan Taliban commander?