Saturday, July 25, 2009

Obama Bullies Israel, Bows to 'Muslim World'

America's appeaser-in-chief is tough on allies, soft on adversaries, as Mackubin Thomas Owens observes in the Wall Street Journal:

In foreign policy, President Barack Obama has demonstrated a disturbing propensity to curry favor with our adversaries at the expense of our friends.

The Czechs and Poles are rightly concerned that they will be sacrificed on the altar of better U.S. relations with Russia. And the Israelis fear that the Obama administration’s desired opening to the Muslim world will be achieved at their expense. Mr. Obama’s attempted bullying of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is a case in point.

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