“It has to be real. It has to be comprehensive. It has to be verifiable. It has to be credible.”
What could go wrong?
“The president, of course, has the authority to act.”
“I think it’s coming back to haunt us.”
“The way we’ve done it previously in other places.”
Rush to war.
“We’re not doing nothing.”
“We’ve lost track of lots of this stuff.”
“By ‘game-changer’ I mean that we would have to rethink the range of options that are available to us.”
Doubling down. Sort of.
“[I]n order to get the death penalty they have to prove a terrorist intention.”