Sunday, July 05, 2009
Biden talking carelessly on Israel and Iran?Helena Cobban thinks so: Joe Biden's loose lips Just World News 07/05/09. She criticizes the Vice President for seeming to repeatedly declare his indifference to a military strike by Israel on Iran in a weekend interview with George Stephanopoulos. "Whether we agree or not," Biden said. They're entitled to do that. Any sovereign nation is entitled to do that..."
Helena spells out three problems with that idea:
With our troops in Iraq, the United States is part of the neighborhood. And what happens there that affects our position in Iraq is very definitely an American concern.
Tags: helena cobban, iran, israel, joe biden
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