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nashville_brook Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-13-07 02:34 PM
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5. this is only the latest ... Larisa covered the Iran angle back in January
http://www.atlargely.com/2007/01/we_are_already_.html

We are already at a Constitutional Crisis

This is getting worse by the day. Apparently Secretary Rice felt comfortable enough to mention the attacks on the Iranian consulate were authorized MONTHS AGO by the President. I wonder why she neglected to mention this while meeting with Congress? And what else does this order say? Well, I think we can all speculate, but that will not solve much as there is no way, yet, to confirm what the full order states.

From NYT:

"WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 A recent series of American raids against Iranians in Iraq Condoleezza Rice said Friday. was authorized under an order that President Bush decided to issue several months ago to undertake a broad military offensive against Iranian operatives in the country, Secretary of State

<snip>

Ms. Rice was vague on the question of when Mr. Bush issued the order, but said his decision grew out of questions that the president and members of his National Security Council raised in the fall.

more at link...
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