Post Tagged with: "NATO"

May 25, 2012 04:35

Obama Doctrine: talk a lot, do nothing, walk away, declaring victory

Unlike Presidents Monroe, Truman, or Bush, Obama likes to use words dramatically but avoids being pinned down by them, never setting forth a clear national security or foreign policy doctrine other than to enunciate general principles.

June 29, 2011 05:53

Kabul hotel attack: Nato helicopters kill Taliban

Nato helicopters were called in to kill three militants to end a five-hour clash by suicide bombers and gunmen on a hotel in the Afghan capital, Kabul. – BBC

June 21, 2011 07:51

America’s Decline Follows a Familiar Pattern

Just as the NATO nations lost the will to defend themselves, preferring to let the U.S. pick up the bill, it is America’s turn to examine its own financial situation and likely have to reduce its own defense expenditures.

May 20, 2011 04:28

A Libyan Quagmire?

The botched and confused handling of the conflict in Libya has been a stunning example of President Obama’s leadership style, and of the media’s continued determination to ignore or gloss over anything that makes him look weak, incompetent or indecisive.

April 27, 2011 04:37

Palin rips Obama: gallavanting “while Rome burns”

It’s unbelievable to me that you spent last week in campaign mode, gallivanting around the country to start raising the billion dollars for your reelection bid that is still 19 months away “while Rome burns.”

April 22, 2011 05:47

Obama escalates Libyan war – sends in the drones

The US is deploying armed Predator drones to Libya, but Col Gaddafi’s government says these will cause more civilian casualties. – BBC

April 8, 2011 05:49

NATO bombs Libyan rebels, no apology

Nato refuses to apologise for an air strike that hit anti-Gaddafi forces in Libya, saying it had not been aware rebels had tanks.

March 25, 2011 04:53

Krauthammer: Obama’s “Working On Language That Will Disguise A Failure” In Libya

“Absurd” says Krauthammer of the decision to hand over control of Obama’s Libyan war to NATO.

March 23, 2011 09:27

Obama’s Libyan fiasco – Germans pull forces out of NATO as Libyan coalition falls apart

Deep divisions between allied forces currently bombing Libya worsened today as the German military announced it was pulling forces out of NATO over continued disagreement on who will lead the campaign. – UK Mail Online

March 22, 2011 07:01

Befuddled Barack – confusion reigns in Libya attack

Barack Obama’s White House hasn’t definitively addressed that essential issue about an operation that has cost the United States well more than $100 million.