Så här löd president Georgs W Bushs tal i natt ord för ord, enligt Vita husets hemsida.
Thank you. Please be seated. Good evening. I'm pleased to visit Fort Bragg, ”Home of the Airborne and Special Operations Forces.” It's an honor to speak before you tonight.
President George W. Bush delivers remarks on the war on terror at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, Tuesday, June 28, 2005. White House photo by Eric DraperMy greatest responsibility as President is to protect the American people. And that's your calling, as well. I thank you for your service, your courage and your sacrifice. I thank your families, who support you in your vital work. The soldiers and families of Fort Bragg have contributed mightily to our efforts to secure our country and promote peace. America is grateful, and so is your Commander-in-Chief.