November 16, 2004

Page in the History Book

"My colleagues, every statement I make today is backed up by sources, solid sources. These are not assertions. What we are giving you are facts and conclusions based on solid intelligence. I will cite some examples, and these are from human sources."

Secretary of State Colin Powell before the U.N. Security Council outlining the rationale for the Iraq war.

1 comment:

Laura said...

Is this the solid intelligence that led us to believe that there was a connection between Irag and the Taliban. Or that perhaps that were WMD's in Iraq? Is that the kind of solid intelligence we are talking about here?