Tag Archive for "Middle East"May 4, 2011
Remember, it was vitally important that US ally Hosni Mubarak be driven from power with absolutely no plan for what would happen afterward. Our boy genius super-macho he-man Osama slayer President told us so, and so it was.
There are certain things you want a President to do when it’s clear things are going in a very bad direction in an allied country. Meet with advisers. Review contingency plans. Conduct a little back channel diplomacy.
Sure. All those things sound good.