"The U.S. and Britain have simply
announced, very clearly and loudly, that they are violent criminal states that are intent on destroying totally the fabric
of international law, a fabric that has been built up laboriously over many years. They have announced that they will do as
they please and will use violence as they please, independently of what anyone else thinks."
Noam Chomsky, Institute Professor at the Massachusetts Institute
of Technology, is the founder of modern linguistic science and one of the most important academic-intellectual figures of
the post-War world.
Stick to your principles, your patriotism, the honor of men and women, the faith and
the honor of the pledge. You are now, our beloved, Oh people of Baghdad and Iraq, the mast of faith and glory.
will be victorious and they will be, God willing, defeated and cursed.
Saddam Hussein to the people of IRAQ, 4/3/03