Verbatim: Apr. 12, 2004

"I've ordered this level of cooperation because I consider it necessary to gaining a complete picture of the months and years that preceded the murder of our fellow citizens on Sept. 11." PRESIDENT BUSH, on why, after initially refusing, he decided to allow National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice to testify in public under oath before the independent commission investigating the 9/11 attacks

"Prophet Muhammad prohibited even the mutilation of a dead mad dog ... What happened in Fallujah is a distortion of Islamic principles, and it is forbidden in Islam." SHEIK KHALID AHMED, senior Islamic cleric in Fallujah, condemning the mutilation...

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