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Hillary Clinton´s Middle East Legacy
American Thinker, by Thomas A. Oakes

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Posted By:johngalt1, 2/22/2013 6:54:22 AM

Most of the time foreign policy barely registers on the radar screens of American voters. That´s why it´s easy for Hillary Clinton fans to promote the false notion that she was a first-rate Secretary of State despite her four-year string of failures. "I´ve done what was possible to do," Clinton told reporters just hours before she resigned. Apparently, it was not possible to strengthen our relationships with allies like Britain, Israel, Canada, Mexico, Poland, and the Czech Republic, but easy to throw the Middle East into turmoil. Clinton´s reset with Russia has been a diplomatic disaster.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 2/22/2013 7:04:34 AM     (No. 9190216)

Don´t worry PIAPS if you run in 4 years your sub-sub par stint as SOS will be run through the ringer and your previous history as well.

All the way back to "cattle futures."

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Reply 2 - Posted by: enuf8, 2/22/2013 7:21:16 AM     (No. 9190242)

I questioned many times who started the Arab-Spring in the Middle East and read an article in Canadian Free Press by an investigative reported it was our dear recently retired SOS and the Oval Office occupant behind that. All this to get the Muslim Brotherhood in control and driven by Saudis. Interesting reading by Hagmann and his sources with ties to DHS. Frightening!
Makes the ties of her Assistant to Muslim Brotherhood that much stronger.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: miceal, 2/22/2013 7:24:18 AM     (No. 9190245)

Her "legacy" should drive her into not only permanent retirement, but a hermitage as well. A horrid person with a horrid history. The PIAPS needs to go away...far away.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Freeloader, 2/22/2013 7:36:46 AM     (No. 9190262)

Madame Hillary´s Middle Eastern Legacy Professor Oakes? The "Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse" comes to mind..."Conquest," "War," "Famine" and "Death."

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Reply 5 - Posted by: krause, 2/22/2013 8:11:33 AM     (No. 9190314)

Just ´being there´ is enough for the left to celebrate Hillary as the best ever.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rolfnader, 2/22/2013 9:59:09 AM     (No. 9190564)

Here legacy is installing Barack Hussein Obama (Pees be upon him)as president so that her policies and goals could be realized. She just needed a vehicle that could not be criticized lest any who would be immediately dismissed as a racist. It remains to be seen if she can ride in and oversee this in 2016. All that could stop her is alcoholism and the attendant degradation of her physical appearance. Pray that she takes a liking to stronger drink.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Dragonslayer2, 2/22/2013 7:26:45 PM     (No. 9191630)

Our busybody government had absolutely no right to involve us in deposing either Libya´s Ghadaffi or Mubarak´s Egyptian governemt, neither of which were threats to the US.

Now we shall pay and pay and pay.

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