Friday, January 24, 2014 3:18 am
Quotations in the News
By The Associated Press
"Assad is responsible for the potential disintegration of Syria. He is a one-man super-magnet for terrorism." - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, deriding the notion that Syrian President Bashar Assad should stay in power to fight terrorists.
"We have not identified a single instance involving a threat to the United States in which the program made a concrete difference in the outcome of a counterterrorism investigation." - A report from a government review panel, warning that the National Security Agency's daily collection of Americans' phone records is illegal.