"During the past two years, for example, Iran has advanced its nuclear program and paid no heed either to Obama's lures or his warnings. " Did Israel pay heed to Kennedy's insistence that Israel must not develop nuclear weapons and start the ball rolling, introducing WMDs to the ME? No.
Egypt to hold parliamentary election in 2 phases starting Oct 18-19 (Reuters)
from the article: Obama is proving feeble in face of Mideast strongmen