Remarks to ReportersNo nation can negotiate with terrorists. For there is no way to make peace with those whose only goal is death.
George W. Bush
April 4, 2002
Now, where is Manny and Hank to tell me the difference between this and Flip Flopping... Im sure they said they hated Flip Floppers..The Bush campaign's central message on Kerry: Anyone who would negotiate with terrorists can't be trusted with U.S. national security in a post-9/11 world.
The Sunday Times of LondonAfter weeks of delicate negotiation . . . a small group of insurgent commanders apparently came face to face with four American officials seeking to establish a dialogue with the men they regard as their enemies. The talks on June 3 were followed by a second encounter 10 days later, according to an Iraqi who said that he had attended both meetings . . . further talks are planned in the hope of negotiating an eventual breakthrough that might reduce the violence in Iraq...(more)
US 'in talks with Iraq rebels'
June 26, 2005
The USA are, in effect, admitting they cant win there now