I still believe that Iran is the most important target in the war against terrorist nations, but as the situation is now, maybe it is best to attack Syria as soon as possible.
For a hard hitting answer on how to deal with the problem of terrorism, read Chip Joyce's post, The simplicity of ending terrorism.
In the news:
Regimes who worry that they will be next.
Bush vetoes Syria war plan.
Syrian Power Play.
Italian police link Syria to al Qaeda extremists. Nation served as way station for terror recruits, probe finds. [Link via Internet Haganah and Little Green Footballs.]