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5/06/2004 06:33:00 PM | Timothy

Bush Apologizes
AP: A day after he stopped short of apologizing, Bush told Jordan's King Abdullah II: "I was sorry for the humiliation suffered by the Iraqi prisoners and the humiliation suffered by their families.

"I told him I was as equally sorry that people seeing those pictures didn't understand the true nature and heart of America," Bush said, standing in the Rose Garden alongside Abdullah.
When you apologize, it is probably best not to tell the people you're apologizing to that you're "equally sorry" about the abuses done to their fellow countymen and how America is viewed. Putting torture on par with the damage done to America's image does not seem to me to be even an effective way to better show the Iraqis the true nature and heart of America.



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