U.S. Foreign Policy
Remember that ridiculous "Mission Accomplished" backdrop to President Bush's May 1, 2003 Iraq speech? Well, after five long years the White House has finally admitted their mistake. The Herald Sun quotes White House spokeswoman Dana Perino:
More specific? That's interesting, because this White House press release from May 1, 2003 suggests that Bush actually thought the war had ended. Here's a Bush quote from that document:
Mission accomplished, indeed.
-Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, on what she would do as president if the Islamic Republic of Iran were to launch a nuclear attack on Israel.
It's understandable that Hillary wants to look tough, but isn't this overdoing it? Read the full Oman Times article here and decide.