Politics Another Pic from Folsom Street Fair?
posted by October 1 at 17:19 PMon
Nope. It’s a Bush administration official—a female official, in case you’re confused (and I sure was)—and you’ll never guess what she said to the Brits about the Iranians. And what she said to the Brits about the Brits was pretty darn diplomatic too.
Britsh MPs visiting the Pentagon to discuss America’s stance on Iran and Iraq were shocked to be told by one of President Bush’s senior women officials: “I hate all Iranians.” And she also accused Britain of “dismantling” the Anglo-US-led coalition in Iraq by pulling troops out of Basra too soon.
Her name is Debra Cagan, and she’s the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Coalition Affairs to Defence Secretary Robert Gates.