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Wednesday, November 19, 2003
See you in the Hague, Mr. Perle
Um, wow. Richard Perle admits that the invasion of Iraq was illegal under international law.
Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | War critics astonished as US hawk admits invasion was illegal:
"In a startling break with the official White House and Downing Street lines, Mr Perle told an audience in London: 'I think in this case international law stood in the way of doing the right thing.'"
Again I quote Michael Kinsley: "A gaffe is when a politician unintentionally tells the truth." Here's a classic.
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