That sounds like US Dept of State naivete that's gotten us into so much trouble throughout the world. You want to play checkers while the rest of the world plays some inscrutable, three dimensional form of chess. We're just messing up wherever we go.
Amir Guttfreund, award-winning Israeli author, dies at 52 (Haaretz)
from the article: Arab League members at odds over role in Mideast peace process
Though the White House backed Turkey’s right to defend its territory, it also needs Russia for any diplomatic solution to the Syrian crisis.09:52 28.11.15 | 0 comments
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