"Either capitalism, which is the road to hell, or socialism, for those who want to build the kingdom of God here on Earth," he said.
By the way, if you read Robertson's remarks, he proposed assasination in the context of/as an alternative to a war.
However, Fleischer added: "I can only say that the cost of a one-way ticket is substantially less than" a US invasion. "The cost of one bullet, if the Iraqi people take it on themselves, is substantially less than that. The cost of war is more than that. But there are many options that the president hopes the world and people of Iraq will exercise themselves if that gets rid of the threat."
Asked to clarify whether the US advocated Hussein's assassination, Fleischer replied, "Regime change is welcome in whatever form that it takes."
"I don't know who that person is," he said. "As far as his opinion of me goes, I couldn't care less."
"I didn't say 'assassination.' I said our special forces should 'take him out.' And 'take him out' can be a number of things, including kidnapping; there are a number of ways to take out a dictator from power besides killing him. I was misinterpreted by the AP [Associated Press], but that happens all the time."
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