Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein executed
This is good.
Islamists kicked out of Mogadishu
This is even better.
About 4,000 people, mostly militants, have died in 2006, the bloodiest period in Afghanistan since the fall of the Taliban regime in late 2001.
This is the best news so far.
Let's hope the New Year will see American troops leave Iraq, where they are not needed, and moved to Afghanistan and Pakistan where they are very much needed. I hope 2007 will be the year when we finally see real progress in the war on terror. Remember to follow all the news by reading Jihad Watch and Dhimmi Watch. And consider buying the new book from Robert Spencer:
The Truth About Muhammad: Founder of the World's Most Intolerant Religion