Finished patting himself on the back and starting his Socialism Is Good tour of the United States, the US will fade from the world stage. The dollar is toast as the Federal Reserve is the only buyer of treasury bonds. The euro will take over as the world's reserve currency, that's why it was created in the first place. The European Union will decide things from here on out. Good luck Israel, you're gonna need it.
Two mortar shells explode in Golan Heights, no casualties or damage reported (Haaretz)
from the article: Sarkozy told: Fresh Israel-Syria talks unlikely