September 26, 2013
Obama to World: U.S. Empire Is Dead
Colum Lynch, Foreign Policy
The Associated Press
U.S. President Barack Obama presented world leaders at the United Nations with an image of America as a reluctant superpower, ready to confront Iranian nukes and kill its enemies with targeted drone strikes, but unprepared to embark on open-ended military missions in Syria and other troubled countries. That, he hinted, should give the world cause for anxiety.
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