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America´s biggest foreign policy problem:
No one trusts America anymore

The Week, by Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry

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Posted By:StormCnter, 6/26/2014 4:48:40 AM

I raq is ablaze again. And as is so often true in the Middle East, it looks as if there are no good options. Doing nothing and allowing an al Qaeda offshoot to set up a terrorist state over half of Iraq is obviously not a good idea. Then again, the U.S. invading Iraq all over again doesn´t seem like such a hot idea, either. Obviously, the Iraq misadventure was started by America´s 43rd president, and opposed by its 44th. Nonetheless, it looks like the scale of this new disaster might have something to do with the Obama White House´s incompetence and dithering

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: FleetUSA, 6/26/2014 6:26:48 AM     (No. 9900159)

No one trusts BH0.

But they certainly know how to play him.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: TulsaTowner, 6/26/2014 6:49:17 AM     (No. 9900179)

In what shape will the world be in two and a half years?

The arab world is a shambles, Iran probably already has nuclear weapons, and a nuclear war with Israel is all but inevitable.

Africa, never in good shape, is in a muslim free fall, not likely to be civilized for decades, if ever.

Millions of people freed 20 years ago from the Soviet bear are now lying awake nights in worry about Russian aggression.

South America, as usual when the US is not strong and free, is reverting to brutal communism.

The Chinese and North Koreans are threatening all their neighbors up to and including Japan.

And worst of all, the beacon to the world of the United States as the land of law and freedom is all but extinguished.

We had better start righting this capsized ship-of-state, and soon.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bridgepard, 6/26/2014 8:02:32 AM     (No. 9900274)

Americans are too hooked on Obama phones and other free stuff to worry about trivial matters like global security. I fear it will take a major calamity like another 9/11 or an economic meltdown to shake the populace of their self centered view of the world.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Black Knight, 6/26/2014 8:47:15 AM     (No. 9900345)

We have a far bigger problem than international distrust of America.

American citizens can no longer trust the PRESIDENCY.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: stablemoney, 6/26/2014 11:41:49 AM     (No. 9900614)

Lying corrupt regimes do have a problem with trust.

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