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    • sasse
    • 29.01.13 | 02:32 (IST)

    ... when it's the politically expedient thing to do. Eisenhower was the last US president to play it straight, until Obama. He was independent, forthright and authentic and that's why he was able to put his country first. Obama will do the same thing.

    from the article: The book Netanyahu needs to read to get a handle on Hagel's Mideast approach
    First published 17:59 26.01.13 | Last updated 17:59 26.01.13
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