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No "Kinetic Military Action" in Ivory Coast yet

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Been four months of "humanitarian crisis" there. They're still waiting.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/8423651/Ivory-Coast-aid-workers-find-1000-bodies-in-Duekoue.html

Oh, wait ...

"We don’t make decisions about questions like intervention based on consistency or precedent," said Denis McDonough, the administration's deputy national security adviser, amid an off-camera gaggle of reporters. "We make them based on how we can best advance our interests in the region."

... that explains it.

Entry #521

Comments

1.
JAP69Comment by JAP69 - April 3, 2011, 10:14 pm
Yep Denis McD explained it all right.
"We make them based on how we can best advance our interests in the region."
The British Empire fell as a world power by spreading itself too thin.
The U S it going to fall to the same demise as the British Empire by spending on foriegn nations.



2.
TigerAngelComment by TigerAngel - April 4, 2011, 1:19 pm
As a lady diplomat from Africa visiting Washington DC was told years ago: Friends? "The United States does not have friends. It has interests."

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