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    • Jim
    • 04.12.11 | 12:30 (IST)

    How many politicians will back up a war during an election year if there are protests against it? The number is less than 1. After the recent wars that America has fought, the idea of another war, especially one caused by an attack by an "ally" on another country would not be met happily. It would then be a disaster for that "ally" because of it coming during an election year. It isnt enough to think about Obama's reelection but that of any candidate that would support that war.

    from the article: Israel has responsibilities as a U.S. ally
    First published 02:03 04.12.11 | Last updated 02:03 04.12.11
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