- Referring to the Iraq war, he writes, "On the pretext of the existence of WMDs, this great tragedy came to engulf both the peoples of the occupied and the occupying country."
- He criticizes the U.S. for its purported use of secret CIA prisons in Eastern Europe and for the treatment of detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
- After his long review of world events, Ahmadinejad concludes that liberalism and Western-style democracy have not been able to help realize the ideals of humanity and have failed."
That has always been my question as to why Leftists and Iranian clerics (Generally speaking, despots) talk as if they are business partners? They sound similar to me and I don't see any difference between the two.
Translation of Ahmadinejad's letter to President Bush provided by Le Monde in pdf format (English)
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Update 1: Iran's President's Letter Could Be Mistaken for Dem Talking Points on Fox News