Iraq war was biggest mistake of US: Albright
New Delhi: Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright Tuesday said that the war on Iraq was the US's "biggest mistake".
"America attacked Afghanistan as a direct result of Sep 11 bombings. However, the war on Iraq was the biggest mistake we could make and are still hurt because of it."
However, Albright, who served in the Bill Clinton administration, added that the international community has a responsibility to act if a country's leaders deny the people their rights, despite such actions being an encroachment of that country's sovereignty.
Albright was interacting with the recipients of Young India fellowship in the capital. IANS
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