If only this picture represented the reality of the situation. Yankee Doodle, where are you?
A doll depicting US President George W. Bush carrying a US flag and wearing a vest with hand grenades is displayed in a shop in Gaza City. Bush takes his drive for Middle East peace to the volatile region where he faces protests and spiking tensions following a naval scuffle with Iran in the Gulf's strategic waters. (AFP/Mahmud Hams)