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Eye to Eye: Facing the Consequences of Dividing Israel -- 2006

April 6-8, 2006 Tornado Outbreak

At a speech addressing the Global War on Terror on April 6, 2006, President George W. Bush stated, "We can achieve peace with the -- we can win this war on terror if we're steadfast and strong. It's not going to happen on my watch. It's going to take awhile. We can spread liberty and freedom to create peace. And we can work on the Palestinian-Israeli issue at the same time. I am the first President to have articulated two states living side-by-side in peace." Source:

The April 6-8, 2006, tornado outbreak did about $ 650 million in damage with 73 tornadoes across 13 states. Link:,_2006