Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Did President Obama's Koran Apology Calm Down The Riots In Afghanistan?

President Barack Obama participates in an interview with Bob Woodruff in the Cross Hall and the East Room of the White House, Feb. 29, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

President Obama: Koran Apology 'Calmed Things Down' -- ABC News

President Obama said his formal apology to Afghan President Hamid Karzai for the burning of Korans by U.S. troops last week has "calmed things down" after the incident sparked an outbreak of violence across the country.

"We're not out of the woods yet," Obama said in an exclusive interview with ABC News' Bob Woodruff at the White House. "But my criteria in any decision I make, getting recommendations from folks who are actually on the ground, is what is going to best protect our folks and make sure that they can accomplish their mission."

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My Comment:
Huh ?!?!?!?! I am clearly on a different planet from the President. But he is the President, and because he has access to information that I do not have, I will give him the benefit of my doubts. However .... after 10 years of fighting this war .... the last three under his watch being the worse .... these doubts are starting to increase.

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