October 1, 2012

A New Course for the Middle East

Mitt Romney, Wall Street Journal

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By failing to maintain the elements of our influence and by stepping away from our allies, President Obama has heightened the prospect of conflict and instability. He does not understand that an American policy that lacks resolve can provoke aggression and encourage disorder.

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