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Obama´s narrow, specific,
extremely limited action in Iraq

Washington Examiner, by Byron York

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 8/8/2014 1:02:53 PM

The Drudge headline says, "Obama Bombs Iraq." The Washington Examiner headline says, "U.S. military aircraft conducts first airstrike in Iraq." The Washington Post headline says, "U.S. launches airstrikes against Islamic State in Iraq." All are entirely accurate, but what is perhaps most notable about President Obama´s rationale for action, laid out in a brief address to the nation Thursday night, is how precisely limited the president´s directive is. Some Republicans are calling for Obama to take broad and decisive action in Iraq. This is most definitely not it. In the president´s first sentence Wednesday night, he stressed that he was authorizing

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I think many are going to be very disappointed that Obama will not destroy ISIS and do what really needs to be done.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: FunOne, 8/8/2014 1:23:24 PM     (No. 9958156)

Obama just doesn´t want to target his fellow Muslims.

I understand that. I would not want to bring harm to my fellow Americans.

It´s referred to as "Tribal Loyalty".

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Reply 2 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/8/2014 1:36:24 PM     (No. 9958178)

Obama will always do to little, to late.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Phantomll, 8/8/2014 2:05:47 PM     (No. 9958216)

It looked as if it really pained him to say "God Bless America" at the end of last night´s speech.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: MattMusson, 8/8/2014 2:14:38 PM     (No. 9958229)

Barak Obama - WARRIOR PRINCESS!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: WyoEagle, 8/8/2014 2:17:47 PM     (No. 9958233)

The incompetent idiot in the party house called ISIS the JV of jihadist groups, nothing to fear. If any group needs and deserves to be wiped from the face of the earth it´s this bunch. How can we not help these people against this genocide? TOTUS had his chance but he was too busy fundraising and golf. And vacations. How I loathe this grifter creep.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: pineledger, 8/8/2014 3:33:32 PM     (No. 9958301)

Penny ante is not going to cut it.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: MDConservative, 8/8/2014 4:00:48 PM     (No. 9958333)

Our obligations have long been met. That Iraqis are too cowardly, too corrupt, or too sympathetic to ISIS, Iraq is not worth another American life or dollar. You´re welcome to send your own family. 13 years of American sponsorship and this is the result of our strategery.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Italiano, 8/8/2014 4:03:16 PM     (No. 9958337)

Speak for yourself, Poster. There are a lot of my "fellow Americans" that I would dearly love to bring harm to.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: chillijilli, 8/8/2014 5:55:40 PM     (No. 9958427)

OK. Listen up, Rest of the World. You´re about to witness firsthand the morphing and reworking of an Obama Serious Statement. You only think you know what he means. Very soon you could find out that he meant something very different.
So as far as Obama´s "narrow, specific, extremely limited action in Iraq," good luck. In case you didn´t notice, he didn´t define narrow, specific or limited.
Gee. Kind of like hope and change.

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