Verbatim

"This organization is today collapsing on its clay feet, helpless to protect the weak and the poor."
MAHATHIR MOHAMAD,
Malaysian Prime Minister, in a speech at the United Nations in New York City

"I still like a Bud."
JACQUES CHIRAC,
French President, who once worked at an Anheuser-Busch brewery in St. Louis, Missouri, on his fondness for the U.S. despite recent strains in French-American relations over the war in Iraq

"We refuse to continue harming innocent civilians."
27 ISRAELI AIR FORCE RESERVE PILOTS,
in a signed petition to...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $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!