is my friend. Proverb
, unknown origin - maybe the US
State Department.Saddam Hussein was a friend, in the Iran/Iraq war, since the Ayatollah Khomeini helped overthrow the Shah of Iran.Pol Pot was a friend, when Vietnam invaded Cambodia; the US, sore losers in Nam, gave tacit approval to The Killing Fields.Osama bin Laden was a friend, helping end Soviet rule in Afghanistan; now he's public enemy #1.
We have always been at war with Eurasia, right?