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Short Version: General Wesley Clark US To Take Out 7 Countries in 5 Years

During an interview on Democracy Now General Wesley Clark, a former high ranking military official under Bush, reveals the Bush presidency’s response to 9/11 was to take out 7 middle eastern countries in 5 years. In the interview Clark retells a conversation he had with another Pentagon official that took place just after 9/11. Clark recalls talking with the Pentagon official about how the government’s decided to go to war with Iraq despite the government not finding any information to connect Saddam Hussein to Al Qaeda. In a follow-up conversation with the same official, they discuss how there is now a government plan to “take out 7 countries in 5 years”. The countries include Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Iran.




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Lauren von Bernuth

Lauren is one of the co-founders of Citizen Truth. She graduated with a degree in Political Economy from Tulane University. She spent the following years backpacking around the world and starting a green business in the health and wellness industry. She found her way back to politics and discovered a passion for journalism dedicated to finding the truth.

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