“The United States favors an Iraq that offers its people freedom at home. I categorically reject arguments that this is unattainable due to Iraq’s history or its ethnic or sectarian make-up. Iraqis deserve and desire freedom like everyone else.”
Seems reasonable. I happen to agree 100%.
President William Jefferson Clinton said these words on 31 October, 1998 when he signed the Iraq Liberation Act
See Frank Warner for more. He got links from Instapundit and Wizbang (with more to come, I’m sure) on this. Well-deserved. I’ve been reading and linking Frank for some time, and it’s great to see him get a big-traffic day from time to time.