"The truth is, we settled on the one issue that everyone could agree on, which was weapons of mass destruction."
Deputy Defense Secretary, on why the U.S. government focused on WMDs to justify war in Iraq
"They're simply not there."
LT. GEN. JAMES CONWAY,
top commander of the U.S. Marines in Iraq, on the failure to find any WMDs
"You may not like the word, but what's happening is occupation."
Israeli Prime Minister, describing Israel's presence in the West Bank...
To continue reading: or Log-In
Want the full story?
Get TIME the way you want it
Week Digital Pass — $4.99
Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS — $2.99
Year ALL ACCESS — Just $30! Best Deal!
Print Magazine + Digital Edition +
Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com
Learn more about the benefits of being
a TIME subscriber
If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!