5,136. 6/4/2003

“…according to Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas (in June [4] 2003), [President] George Bush had told him that ‘God’ instructed the president to attack al Qaeda and Iraq. This alleged remark, widely reported, was outright blasphemy for many Muslims and evoked the Crusades.”

 – Abdel Bari Atwan, The Secret History of al Qaeda, Page 181

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