October 30, 2009
Iran plots, Obama fiddlesTopics: Iran, Political News and commentaries
As Peter Robinson frames the situation, Iran is defying the entire civilized world, Israel is deciding whether to launch a military strike, and the President of the United States . . . is busy polishing his medal from the Norwegian Nobel Committee.
As for just how bad a fix we're in, he points to today's Uncommon Knowledge, where Military historian Victor Davis Hanson and former CIA field officer Robert Baer for their take:
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON: The problem is that we have a president who likes to be liked. He has seldom been in a situation where when he was confronted with a very bad choice and a worse choice.. Every time he has been in that situation, and we are seeing it now in Afghanistan, he votes present. That is what worries me.Video here ...
As for a quick take on how bad the fix we're in is, think - how comfortable are you with Islamists having nuclear weapons, and the entire Middle East following suit. And if you're Israel, would you act sooner or later, and would you be so stupid as to count on Obama!
Posted by Richard at October 30, 2009 10:24 AM
Articles Related to Iran, Political News and commentaries:
- Iran plots, Obama fiddles - Oct 30, 2009