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Obama: Isis could pose a ´medium
and long-term threat´ to the US

Guardian [UK], by Rory Carroll

Original Article

Posted By:NorthernDog, 6/22/2014 3:18:12 PM

Los Angeles - The Islamic extremists who have seized swathes of Iraq could destabilise the entire region and threaten the United States, President Barack Obama has warned. The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (Isis) could spread conflict to neighbouring states and pose a “medium and long-term threat” to the US, Obama said in an interview aired on Sunday. "We´re going to have to be vigilant generally,” Obama said. “Right now the problem with Isis is the fact that they´re destabilising the country. That could spill over into some of our allies like Jordan." Secretary of state John Kerry,

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´Medium´ threat? Like cooking your meat so it´s a little pink in the center?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Mai Bad, 6/22/2014 3:24:26 PM     (No. 9895837)

Duh

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Reply 2 - Posted by: pineledger, 6/22/2014 3:31:52 PM     (No. 9895844)

Clueless Joe.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Penney, 6/22/2014 5:49:36 PM     (No. 9895974)

´What a brain!´ s/

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mc squared, 6/22/2014 5:50:33 PM     (No. 9895976)

Bin Laden is dead and GM is alive.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Keekng, 6/22/2014 5:54:20 PM     (No. 9895983)

A medium or long range threat? Did Zippy read that in the newspaper???

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Udanja99, 6/22/2014 8:28:14 PM     (No. 9896123)

And whose fault is that, zippy?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Safari Man, 6/22/2014 9:26:07 PM     (No. 9896160)

Suppose you were presented two buttons. You can push one or the other, but not both. When you push your chosen button, either:

A) all ISIS terrorists would vanish forever.

or:

B) all Dimocrats in DC would vanish forever.


I know which one I would push.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: wtm, 6/22/2014 9:50:21 PM     (No. 9896177)

YUP, and just keep our southern border WIDE open.......that´ll do it!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Avikingman, 6/22/2014 10:18:25 PM     (No. 9896193)

The depth of insight and prescient remarks of Barky are mind boggling.
And he blurts them with such a straight face.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: EQKimball, 6/23/2014 2:08:37 PM     (No. 9896824)

Would anyone vote for a mayor who after announcing he would not do anything to discourage neighboring gangs from moving in then admitted that they may pose a medium and long term threat to the community?

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