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As Obama dithers, North Africa unravels
New York Daily News, by John Bolton

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Posted By:johngalt1, 12/28/2013 9:36:55 AM

As South Sudan’s conflict escalates rapidly toward outright civil war, President Obama has shown precious little interest. He has rightly dispatched military forces to protect and extract U.S. citizens, but evacuation hardly constitutes a strategy. Isolated troop deployments, however justifiable, merely underline the broader U.S. retreat across North Africa. Indeed, the Benghazi terrorist murders opened a 15-month period in which rising violence threatens to drown the region in blood. The list of armed clashes and terrorist attacks is long and growing, as is the list of failed and failing states. White House expressions of humanitarian concern are

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Reply 1 - Posted by: alpha91c, 12/28/2013 9:59:57 AM     (No. 9670748)

Not really our concern. N. Africa is much closer to Europe, and Europe used to have colonies there. Let the Europeans clean up the mess they left.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MERLIN251, 12/28/2013 10:05:13 AM     (No. 9670756)

This growing regional conflict has Hillary Clinton´s blood stained hoof prints all over it!!! Something to remember in 2016!!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Salt5792, 12/28/2013 10:08:02 AM     (No. 9670759)

As long as it´s Muslims killing Muslims, who cares?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: tipover, 12/28/2013 11:53:55 AM     (No. 9670885)

Trouble is that it is NOT just Muslims killing Muslims. It´s Arab vs Black, Muslim vs Christian, tribe vs tribe.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 12/28/2013 12:36:56 PM     (No. 9670945)

Has that continent ever done anything else but kill one another throughout the ages?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 12/28/2013 3:18:11 PM     (No. 9671074)

I worry more about my home land and my ´Give A Flit´ meter for Africa is broken.
They can war, hack, shoot, kidnap, riot, rape and yes enslave one another and I just sleep well at night.
I have never seen a nation so worthless in all the world so unraveling does not bother me. Look what they chose in South Africa, Starvation over prosperity with the theft of white farm/ranches. They sure showed those evil white devils.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 12/28/2013 3:43:20 PM     (No. 9671094)

BO believes the US is an evil place and it´s influence in the world has been a bad thing. He only gets involved in the world when he would look too bad if he did nothing. BO would rather have the terrorists in charge than the US. Things are "unraveling" just as he desires.

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