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You got my brother
but you didn´t get me

Richard Fernandez, by PJ Media

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Posted By:Hazymac, 12/9/2013 11:28:59 AM

Seymour Hersh’s expose in the London Review of Books, which the Washington Post allegedly refused to publish accuses Barack Obama of lying about the Syrian chemical weapons attack which nearly triggered a US attack on Assad. Hersh makes two key assertions: First, Obama retroactively cooked up the narrative that the Assad regime was responsible for the infamous sarin attack on civilians in Eastern Ghouta. Second, that the rebel al-Nusra Front, a jihadi faction of the rebel alliance, might plausibly have been the real culprits. Seymour Hersh’s expose in the London Review of Books, which the Washington Post allegedly refused to

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Whatever the underlying reasons, Obama´s schizoid foreign policy seems, like Churchill´s bland charlotte russe pudding that he told the Monaco waiter to take back, to have no theme. The Executive Branch seems to have lost all constancy to the point of being a threat to treat longtime allies as enemies and existential foes as friends. Three more years of this strategically pointless gyration will be three too many. Obama should be hooted out of office. Let the din begin.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/9/2013 11:36:20 AM     (No. 9646535)

Fernandez is always worth a read. This is no exception. As he says, either way Hersh´s allegations - truth or Hersh fiction - are stoking interest in not only this issue but the whole of Obama´s lie-making and constructing "facts" in hindsight.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Bohallx, 12/9/2013 11:52:13 AM     (No. 9646565)

The fact the Washington Post didn´t at least publish a story about the Hersh story makes them complicit in the very same poison gas attacks.

Blood on their hands!



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Reply 3 - Posted by: cheeflo, 12/9/2013 2:46:05 PM     (No. 9646882)

It surprises me that Seymour Hersch wrote the exposé. He´s a professional liar himself.

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