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Krauthammer on US-Syria
fallout: Chances of Israeli
strike on Iran are double

Daily Caller, by Jeff Poor

Original Article

Posted By:Donttaxmebro, 9/10/2013 11:34:06 AM

On Dennis Miller’s radio show on Monday, Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer said that because of American weakness in the Middle East, “the chances of an Israeli strike on Iran have risen, are probably double.” Krauthammer, author of “Things That Matter: Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes, and Politics,” called the United States’ position in the region “the weakest” in memory and blamed that on President Barack Obama. “We’re the weakest we’ve been in the region in memory,” he said. “The big deal in the region was 1970, when Egypt kicked out the Soviets and aligned itself

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The unintended consequences of leading from behind are going to show their face diplomatically. The United States won´t be calling the shots anymore.

      


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