Let's see if we have got this right. Obama and co. were trying to use Barak to undermine our elected Government and are now publically bemoaning the fact that their dastardly plan backfired. Now the Labour party are rushing around trying to get back into Washington's good graces. Might this sort of conduct be the reason that most of us, even dyed-in-the-wool Labourites, could not bring ourselves to vote for them?
Venezuelan leader says Colombia plotting his assassination (AP)