Verbatim: Oct. 2, 2006

"Tears don't protect anyone."

SHEIK HASSAN NASRALLAH, Hizballah leader, mocking Lebanese Prime Minister Fouad Siniora, who wept publicly during the recent conflict with Israel. Nasrallah said that his militant group would not disarm and that it had actually increased its arsenal since July

"We've made no judgment of any kind at this point about any aspect of policy with regard to Iraq."

LEE HAMILTON, co-chairman of the congressionally commissioned Iraq Study Group, at a press conference called by the panel to provide a progress report on its work

"Be prepared to be bombed. Be prepared to go back to the Stone...

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