December 19, 2012

Obama Has No Business Lecturing Britain

Nile Gardiner, Daily Telegraph

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Barack Obama's extraordinarily arrogant and clueless direct intervention in the internal affairs of Great Britain echoes the remarks of his Ambassador to London, Louis Susman, who told a private meeting of British MPs back in January 2011 that “the UK needs to remain in the EU,” and “all key issues must run through Europe.” It also reflects a deep-seated vein of support for European integration that runs through the State Department and the upper echelons of the Obama administration, which sees the preservation of the European Project as vital to US interests.

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