I can tell you firmly and without any contradiction that this is a terrific list, a really good government, and we are very pleased with the names that have emerged.
We really want to be ready to hit the ground running with this new government when it's ready to go.
In hindsight, if anything might have helped stop 911, it would have been better information about threats inside the United States.
retrospective rewriting of the history.
made more heinous in that they deliberately targeted innocent civilians preparing for holiday celebrations.
He talked... about the cases of these American citizens and permanent residents and the importance of transparency, the importance of humanitarian considerations,
The Saudis have been very aggressive in hunting down the terrorist cells that are in Saudi Arabia and we've had a good deal of success also on the terrorist financing front,
We think it's a bad idea,
that the idea that, within weeks, we're going to decide one way or another, is forward-leaning.
This is also of a war of will and mind. It is a war in which information may be the most important asset that we have. So we're asking a lot of countries to help us with information,
But the information that there were plots under way that might relate to the pre-election period came from multiple sources, and active multiple sources.
claimed innocent lives and injured many more.
The United States condemns the terrorist bombings in Bali that claimed innocent lives and injured many more. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the victims, and we wish a speedy recovery to those injured,
No cause, no movement and no grievance can justify the intentional killing of innocent civilians and noncombatants,
I think the jury is out on whether the North Koreans are serious.
accelerate justice on high profile cases.
there is not going to be any pass for Palestinian leadership in fighting terror.
We know that there are unaccounted-for Scud and other ballistic missiles in Iraq. And part of the problem is that, since 1998, there has been no way to even get minimal information about those programs except through intelligence means.
There was no silver bullet that could have prevented the 11 September attacks. There was nothing demonstrating or showing that something was coming in the United States. If there had been something, we would have acted on it.
Does anybody think these people were just sitting around drinking tea
Punish France, ignore Germany, and forgive Russia.
We're in a new world. We're in a world in which the possibility of terrorism, married up with technology, could make us very, very sorry that we didn't act.
Iraq's security environment, including the continuing need to prevent and deter acts of terrorism.
a tremendous fighter and a tremendous ally in the war on terrorism.
Any time you have a situation in which you are calling for more time rather than calling for Iraq to immediately comply, it plays into the hands of Saddam Hussein.