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A New Course for the Middle East
Wall Street Journal, by Mitt Romney

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Posted By:Moritz55, 10/1/2012 11:20:38 AM

Disturbing developments are sweeping across the greater Middle East. In Syria, tens of thousands of innocent people have been slaughtered. In Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood has come to power, and the country's peace treaty with Israel hangs in the balance. In Libya, our ambassador was murdered in a terrorist attack. U.S. embassies throughout the region have been stormed in violent protests. And in Iran, the ayatollahs continue to move full tilt toward nuclear-weapons capability, all the while promising to annihilate Israel.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MissMolly, 10/1/2012 11:48:02 AM     (No. 8902100)

This was posted last night.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/1/2012 11:58:24 AM     (No. 8902129)

A clear grasp of the dangers, unlike Obama who seems to be tap-dancing in another universe.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: GoDeacs79, 10/1/2012 11:59:49 AM     (No. 8902141)

"We made the painful sacrifices necessary to defeat totalitarianism in all of its guises."

Except the one that resides within our own borders. Call it socialism, communism, fascism, Marxism - whatever. The progressive liberal agenda leads to the same place. A place where individual freedom and responsibility is replaced by a forced dependency on government. Too many have accepted this way of life already and have sold out to the candidate that promises the most handouts for the least in return. More and more of the middle class is joining in as jobs can't be found and the cost of basic needs increases. Cronyism will continue to grease the wheels for the elites and America will become more divided than ever. I'm sorry for being so negative, but when I see the virtual lack of outrage over the things (like the Middle East fiasco) that should have put Obama on the ropes many times over, I'm more disheartened than I've ever been.

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