Thousands of people have fled Mosul, Iraq, since it was overrun by militants. (Photo: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)
Thousands of people have fled Mosul, Iraq, since it was overrun by militants. (Photo: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Who said it?

1. “We can’t wait days or weeks or months to scratch our head and [wait for] some political reconciliation process.”

2.  “The Secretary stressed to the Foreign Minister that the United States is committed to supporting Iraq and that the President is examining a range of options that could help the Iraqi security forces push back on ISIL [Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant] advances.”

3. “I don’t have any regrets.”

4. “This is proof that a sustained campaign against Al Qaeda is necessary. You can’t put a timeline on it.”

5. “I’m not running for president. I’ve said that so many times…I’m convinced that the field of Republican candidates that I’m seeing is in a lot better position to [communicate the GOP's message] than I am. . . .  Talk of draft is kind of silly.”

Answers are: 1. Here, 2. here, 3. here, 4. here and 5. here.

Jennifer Rubin writes the Right Turn blog for The Post, offering reported opinion from a conservative perspective.