Instead of a Foreword: To follow up the rules set by the Simon Wiesenthal Center we did not label this list „Wanted – Dead or alive!“ If someone will interpret the list of Simon Wiesenthal Center this way, and criminal action happens accordingly we are pretty sure, the Simon Wiesenthal Center would say that this was not intended and so do we.
Prominent columnist Abdullah Bozkurt revealed in the Turkish pro-government paper Today’s Zaman, how Erdogan managed to ruin the Turkish relationship with Iraq. Erdogan, who supported Maliki’s opponent in elections, was angry that the Iraqi justice system backed by the democratically elected prime minister Maliki opened a terror trial against an Iraqi citizen.
Barack Obama began his State of the Union address 2012:
Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed home some of our last troops to serve in Iraq. Together, we offered a final, proud salute to the colors under which more than a million of our fellow citizens fought — and several thousand gave their lives. We gather tonight knowing that this generation of heroes has made the United States safer and more respected around the world. (Applause.)
After the Oslo bombings the western society seems to be peculiar unwilling to take notice of the background of the attacks. Geir Lippestad, lawyer of Anders Behring Breivik, son of the retired Norwegian diplomat Jens David Breivik, who just killed 76 people in Oslo, told the Australian Associated Press on July 26th that „the whole case indicates that he’s insane“ and that he „has a view on reality that is very, very difficult to explain“.