Little Green Footballs

Tuesday, April 25, 2006

Hellbent on war

A former leading CIA official said yesterday that the White House deliberately ignored intelligence that showed that there were no weapons of mass destruction in the run-up to the war in Iraq.

Tyler Drumheller, who was once the highest-ranking CIA officer in Europe, told CBS's 60 Minutes programme that the White House shifted its focus to regime change in the months before the invasion.

"The policy was set. The war in Iraq was coming and they were looking for intelligence to fit into the policy," Mr Drumheller said... (link)

Sound familiar? If Iran starts complying with the IAEA, if it starts letting in inspectors and promising it won't develop nuclear weapons, do you think there's any chance the hawks in Washington will back down? No way. Their's is a juggernaut administration that simply can't change direction. The only question is, how many of us will go down with it, because go down it will...

1 comment:

adultmalebluegrouse said...

Charles Sherlock Johnson is on the case again. Solving European murders from his Los Angeles basement.

Sunday, April 23, 2006
Belgium Awakening?

There were huge demonstrations tonight in Belgium, for a teenager stabbed to death by Muslim immigrants: Thousands march in Brussels in memory of teen.

The only evidence Chuckie has about the case is that a mosque made a public comment that any suspects shouldnt be shielded by Muslims.

Thats it. Thats his evidence.

Turns out the suspects are Polish.

Not Arab.

Nor Muslim.