July 30, 2014

Obama's Disastrous, Poll-driven Foreign Policy

Michael Young, The National

The Associated Press

Mr Obama’s pattern of avoidance in the world, his clear intention to put most of his energies into domestic American concerns, above all the economy, has come with a hefty price tag: a growing vacuum, most ominously in the Middle East, that has so destabilised the region that America and Europe may be endangered. The US administration admits to this risk, but not to its responsibility for helping bring it about.

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TAGGED: Polls, Iraq, Syria, Barack Obama, U.S. Foreign Policy, United States

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