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July 7, 2008, 8:20 PM EDT
(Editor's note: The White House released the following statement Monday night, in response to Iraq's "unconditional" offer to allow the returns of U.N. weapons inspectors.)As the president said, the U.N. Security Council needs to decide how to enforce its own resolutions, which the Iraqi regime has defied for more than a decade. This will require a new, effective U.N. Security Council resolution that will actually deal with the threat Saddam Hussein poses to the Iraqi people, to the region, and to the world.