September 16, 2014 – The last four presidents of the United States each announced their plans to bomb Iraq. The Week put those announcements together in this video.
George H. W. Bush in 1991: “As I report to you, air attacks are underway against military targets in Iraq.”
Bill Clinton in 1998: “…to strike military and security targets in Iraq.”
George W. Bush in 2003: “This hour, American and coalition forces are in the early stages of military operations to disarm Iraq, to free its people, and to defend the world from grave danger.”
Barack Obama: “We will conduct a systematic campaign of airstrikes against these terrorists. Moreover, I’ve made it clear that we hunt down terrorists who threaten our country wherever they are. That means I will not hesitate to take action against ISIL in Syria as well as Iraq.”
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