Letters: Aug. 8, 2005

Rush Hour Terror

Our special report on the terrorist attacks in London and the hunt for the bombers drew mail from readers expressing sympathy and solidarity with the British as well as anger against Muslim radicals. Others debated whether the war in Iraq has contributed to the global climate of jihadist hatred

The London bombings were another useless attempt by the losing side in the war on terrorism to spread fear in the West [July 18]. You would think that after the retaliation for 9/11--which resulted in the overthrow of regimes in Afghanistan and Iraq--the terrorists would have learned their lesson. The...