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Quotation by James Baker
Who could not be moved by the sight of that poor, demoralized rabble, outwitted, outflanked, outmaneuvered by the U.S. military? Yet, given time, I think the press will bounce back.
James Baker (b. 1930), U.S. Republican politician, secretary of state. Quoted in Guardian (London, March 26, 1991).
Said of war correspondents in the Second Gulf War.
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