Highlights of This Page
Iranian offer to negotiate with the US harshly rebuffed. CIA review of falsified Iraqi intelligence. Bush gives "Mission Accomplished" speech. Democrats begin to question rationale for invasion and are labeled traitors. Paul Bremer assumes leadership of Iraqi provisional government. Texas GOP illegally redistricts state to ensure Republican majority. De-Ba'athification" policy in Iraq creates instant insurgency. Bremer disbands Iraqi Army, crippling the US's ability to ensure Iraq's security. Lynch "rescue" exposed as PR stunt. Executive Order 13303. Paul Wolfowitz admits WMDs merely an excuse to invade Iraq. Bush's claims to have found Iraqi WMDs are disproven within days. "sexed-up" British intelligence over Iraq.