3,910. 9/17/2002

“The [Bush] administration’s emerging policy of preemption achieved formal status when it was included in the National Security Strategy published on September 17, 2002. …Never before…had any president set out a formal national strategy doctrine that included preemption.”

 – Stefan Halper and Jonathan Clarke, America Alone, Pages 141-142

Categorised in:

Comments are closed here.