To date we have arrested or otherwise dealt with many key commanders of Al Qaeda. All told, more than 3,000 suspected terrorists have been arrested in many countries. And many others have met a different fate. Let's put it this way: They are no longer a problem to the United States and our friends and allies.Introduction to (and explanation of) this quote series can be found here. Read this tag to see all of them.
—George W. Bush, State of the Union Address, 2003