Obama never had any influence in the Mideast. He celebrated his first day in office by throwing Israel under a bus, declaring his support for arabs. The arabs, however, refused to even acknowledge his actions or grant any of his reciprocal requests. As a consequence of his ham-handed handling, the US has lost much leadership and respect in the world.
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from the article: Syria: Obama has failed in peace efforts and lost influence in Mideast