Bush puppet, Colin Powell, speaks out 2 years too late.
(AP) – Former Secretary of State Colin Powell said the Bush administration was sometimes “too blustery” in its rhetoric during the buildup to the Iraq war, but he still believed toppling Saddam Hussein was the right thing to do, according to a German magazine interview published Wednesday.
Powell also was quoted by Stern magazine as saying that the ongoing insurgency in Iraq is “much bigger” than anticipated. The magazine published the interview in its German translation and could not immediately offer the English version.
“I suppose we sometimes were too loud, too direct, maybe too blustery,” Powell was quoted as saying. “That must have had the Europeans shuddering quite a few times.”