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The Rising Tide
Washington Free Beacon, by Matthew Continetti

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Posted By:StormCnter, 11/16/2012 5:35:51 AM

“The tide of war is receding,” President Barack Obama is fond of saying. Who’s he kidding? It has not been two weeks since the president’s reelection and already foreign policy crises are metastasizing. Israel’s justified retaliation at Hamas rocket attacks from the Gaza Strip may escalate into the second Gaza war in four years. But the Middle East of 2012 is not the Middle East of 2008. Gaza neighbors an Egypt governed not by the secular dictatorship of Hosni Mubarak but by the religious-inspired democracy of the Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohamed Morsi. Egypt has its own problems with the Palestinians

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: proactus, 11/16/2012 7:45:45 AM     (No. 9017833)

Obama´s war policies stink worse than low tide.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Crosscut, 11/16/2012 7:52:22 AM     (No. 9017848)

This would not be happening if Romney would have been elected. Elections have consequences. Muslims know that Obama will always side with them.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Quaestio, 11/16/2012 12:58:06 PM     (No. 9018684)

If/when Israel attacks Iran, they´d immediately face a response from Hamas and all the rockets. So is this a pre-emptive strike?

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