News cameras caught images of the presidential hopeful, guarded by security officials, hopping a barrier and walking toward a back entrance of the hotel for his speech.23:37 29.04.16 | 0 comments
Esther, Bush gave an OK to the basic plan to wage a war on Hizbollah at the first opportunity. But the US did not make the decisions. The Israeli government did. The role of the Bush administration was to act as a diplomatic full back, preventing the UN from doing anything as long as possible. The last week of the war there were many neocons arguing that Olmert was letting Bush down. There was even op-ed piece here in Haaretz by two AEI propagandists arguing that Israel's failure to push hard was reducing it's usefulness to the Bush regime.