Dispenser of Negativity
- May 30, 2007
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"Arguably we gave Osama bin Laden his Iraqi jihad, so that he was able to move into Iraq in a way that he was not before," said Eliza Manningham-Buller, director of MI5 – Britain's rough equivalent of the FBI – from 2002 to 2007.
Ms. Manningham-Buller's statements to Britain's Chilcot Inquiry panel, which is investigating the country's involvement in the Iraq war, are seen as a dramatic criticism of the testimony former Prime Minister Tony Blair gave to the panel earlier this year supporting the toppling of Saddam Hussein.
Once again Ron Paul's views on foreign policy are proven right even though our own leaders refuse to get it.
Iraq war emboldened Osama bin Laden and radicalized Muslims: former MI5 chief - CSMonitor.com