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    • marat
    • 30.10.09 | 05:52 (IST)

    I see Obama as a kind of "make-believe" President. Rather void of any core values that I can discern and ready to switch an opinion 180 degrees in a flash. He did this in Israel on his "raise my Foreign Affairs Image Tour." First told the Israelis that Jerusalem was "undividable." A day or two later? To the PA: "The final status of Jerusalem must be decided in final negotiations." Made me naseous since this was the most overworn phrase used by countless others before him for many, many years. He has ZERO loyalty to Israel and is terrified of using Executive power. Good luck with Ahmadinejad, Barack. He has no backbone and is essentially a rudderless politician with two major talents: Rhetoric and looking "Presidential." Israelis are rightly alienated and mistrustful of him.

    from the article: Obama to tell Rabin memorial: U.S.-Israel alliance is unbreakable
    First published 19:25 29.10.09 | Last updated 20:51 29.10.09
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