May 29, 2004

"The White House had a perfect deal with Miller," said a former CIA analyst. "Chalabi is providing the Bush people with the information they need to support their political objectives, and he is supplying the same material to Judy Miller..."

When the full history of the Iraq war is written, the most scandalous chapter may be about how American journalists, in particular those at the New York Times, allowed themselves to be so easily manipulated by both Ahmad Chalabi, an Iraqi exile with his own virulently pro-war agenda, and the Bush White House.

- James C Moore, in the Guardian.

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