Rumsfeld to Iraq's Heritage: "Hey, Shit Happens."
"In the months leading up to the Iraq war, U.S. scholars repeatedly urged the Defense Department to protect Iraq's priceless archaeological heritage"
"Months before the invasion of Iraq
, Pentagon war planners anticipated the fall of Saddam Hussein would usher in a period of chaos and lawlessness, but for military reasons, they chose to field a light, fleet invasion force that could not hope to quell such unrest when it emerged, Pentagon officials said yesterday."
Rumsfeld: "We don't allow bad things to happen. Bad things happen in life, and people do loot
Yeah, I mean it's not like we're, uh, responsible for anything that happens in Baghdad. Anything bad, that is.
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