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The U.S. needs a more aggressive
response to Mr. Putin’s war

Washington Post, by Editorial

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 7/19/2014 10:55:06 AM

A careful listener to President Obama’s comments Friday on the destruction of a Malaysian airliner over Ukraine could discern where the president places responsibility for what he rightly called “an outrage of unspeakable proportions.” (Snip) What was missing from the president’s comments was a clear moral conclusion about the regime of Vladi­mir Putin or an articulation of how the United States will respond to the killing of 298 innocent people, other than by “investigating exactly what happened and putting forward the facts.” An atrocity committed as a byproduct of Moscow’s attempt to violently break apart a sovereign nation demands a

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´Bam wants to wait until ´all facts are in´, crash site is all cleaned up, and investigations are all typed-up and spell checked. In the meantime - back to long weekends, fundraising, and partisan polemics.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: eoddad, 7/19/2014 11:01:35 AM     (No. 9931537)

Hey WASHPO how you liken your sorry excuse for a President now.

Your responsible with your other useful idiot following MSM with burdening the world with a Marxist Racist empty suit.

Just wish the LO Fo´s would wake up to your sinister media coverage.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Nimby, 7/19/2014 11:03:01 AM     (No. 9931540)

Pray tell me who will give a "more aggressive response"? WaPo is soooooooo disappointed in their "chosen one".

s/o

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Reply 3 - Posted by: stablemoney, 7/19/2014 11:03:31 AM     (No. 9931545)

We need to impeach Obama now, not get involved in Ukraine now. Americans should not leave their chairs until Obama is gone.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: horacer, 7/19/2014 11:23:57 AM     (No. 9931588)

Obama will do nothing, present. This is what happens when you elect a coward who hates America. You helped elect him WaPO. Thanks.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JimS, 7/19/2014 12:19:51 PM     (No. 9931679)

A "more aggressive approach"?
The USA has a freakin´ PROTECTION TREATY with the Ukraine that is being ignored by the muslim in the White House.
That´s right...we have reneged on a TREATY!
But, as Obama told Putin in 2012, he can "be more flexible" after the election.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: rochow, 7/19/2014 12:25:24 PM     (No. 9931686)

This editorial tippi toes around the same way their dear leader whose boots they lick.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: GO3, 7/19/2014 12:27:22 PM     (No. 9931688)

Dear WaPo, it´s hard to be more aggressive when our military has been cut, placed in a permanent social laboratory, and has had the higher leadership neutered. What should zippy do? Hold a hostile luncheon for the Russian ambassador? (Hat tip: PJ O´Rourke)


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