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Obama’s not to be
trusted on foreign policy

Telegraph [UK], by Janet Daley

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 8/10/2013 6:08:47 PM

The West can no longer rely on American leadership in the world. For the remaining duration of the Obama administration, Washington’s judgment and effectiveness in foreign policy cannot be trusted. It is quite an achievement for the one remaining superpower to appear as ineffectual and wrong-footed as the United States has managed to do in the past week. But there it is. The president’s global strategy in his second term was based on two resounding premises. First, al-Qaeda was “on the run” having been smashed by the killing of Osama bin Laden and the successful US drone operations in

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Daley, one of the T´s best writers on US politics, lays it out very clearly. This is a prime bit of writing to send anyone you know who is still defending Obama. Okay, Ldotters probably don´t know such people. Send it to your contacts anyway. Clear, concise reasoning, like a stash of emergency supplies, is a good thing to have on hand, whether you need it or not.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: scarface67, 8/10/2013 6:34:22 PM     (No. 9467837)


´Not to be trusted on foreign policy´? I wouldn´t trust him to walk my dogs.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: FormerDem, 8/10/2013 7:11:34 PM     (No. 9467865)

yup.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pearson365, 8/10/2013 7:18:23 PM     (No. 9467879)

The delusional, heartless freak can´t be trusted on anything.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bobn.t, 8/10/2013 7:37:38 PM     (No. 9467897)

The Affirmative Action President - they got what they wanted. Now we all suffer.

The whole world knows Obozo is a incompetent clown. And you know what: Obozo knows it too.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 8/10/2013 7:44:09 PM     (No. 9467901)

Obama is voluntary national suicide!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lil dotty, 8/10/2013 9:07:53 PM     (No. 9467962)

Warrants should be immediate for any who voted for this member of the Kommie Klown Klan. Anyone with half a brain would know not to trust him....and yet look who put the doubts aside or perhaps they just hate our country that badly. Dear Lord, does the destruction ever end?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: NMPatriot, 8/10/2013 9:28:04 PM     (No. 9467976)

Janet, I like you but your ignorance is showing when you admit that you previously had trust in this administration. Did you just crawl out from under a bloody rock?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/10/2013 9:32:55 PM     (No. 9467978)

He stinks at domestic policy too.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: Tusker, 8/10/2013 10:33:22 PM     (No. 9468061)

Bow-Boy: 3.50 on steroids.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Nodak, 8/11/2013 12:52:27 AM     (No. 9468129)

Skip the last three words of the headline and it is still 100% true.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Lalo, 8/11/2013 1:09:56 AM     (No. 9468138)

I must not be an LDotter, then, as I am an island of, well, R-voting habits, shall we say, in a sea of D´s.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/11/2013 2:08:20 AM     (No. 9468163)

Would you ´trust´ him with anything ?


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