Overthrowing Saddam Hussein was “the right decision”, US President George W Bush said in a speech to mark the fifth anniversary of the invasion of Iraq.

Mr Bush spoke as anti-war protests were held in several US cities amid mounting opposition to the war and its costs. Democratic Party presidential candidate Barack Obama said the decision to invade was made on ideological grounds, instead of “reason and facts”. In his speech, Mr Bush dismissed what he called “exaggerated estimates” of the war’s price tag. “The costs are necessary when we consider the cost of a strategic victory for our enemies in Iraq,” he said.

New allies
He said recent troop reinforcements had brought about “a major strategic victory in the broader war on terror”. Mr Bush argued that fighting Islamic militants in Iraq helped to prevent attacks on targets in the US. “The terrorists who murder the innocent in the streets of Baghdad want to murder the innocent in the streets of American cities,” he said. (Continue Reading…)

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  • bush has no sense….

  • BUSH Stands for

    B- Boy
    U- You

    “Boy You Stupid As Hell”

    Corny I know !LOL

  • Cola

    I cannot wait until this fools term is over with. Anyone who voted for him should be kicking themselves.. Better yet we need to kick them! And kick them hard!