“We must strive to ensure that the Arab spring does not become an Arab winter”

Posted on September 12, 2012

"Over the last several years, we’ve stood witness to an Arab spring that presents an opportunity for a more peaceful and prosperous, but also poses the potential for peril if the forces of extremism and violence are allowed to control the course of events. We must strive to ensure that the Arab spring does not become an Arab winter.”

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“We need to use every resource we have to dissuade them from their nuclear path”

Posted on September 10, 2012

ʺI don't think we live with a nuclear Iran... I think we make it very clear that a nuclear Iran is unacceptable to the United States of America, to civilized nations throughout the world. And that we will maintain every option that's available to us to keep that from happening. We need to use every resource we have to dissuade them from their nuclear path. But that doesn't mean that we would take off the table our military option. That's something which certainly every American would hope we would never have to use. But we have to maintain it on the...

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“Drones are one tool that we use, and our criteria for using them is very tight and very strict”

Posted on September 06, 2012

“Drones are one tool that we use, and our criteria for using them is very tight and very strict....it has to be a target that is authorised by our laws; it has to be a threat that is serious and not speculative; it has to be a situation in which we can’t capture the individual before they move forward on some sort of operational plot against the United States; we’ve got to make sure that in whatever operations we conduct, we are very careful about avoiding civilian casualties; and that while there is a legal justification for us to try and...

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” I will restore our relationship with Israel and stand shoulder to shoulder with our close ally”

Posted on September 05, 2012

 It's ""unfortunate that the entire Democratic Party has embraced President Obama's shameful refusal to acknowledge that Jerusalem is Israel's capital. Four years of President Obama's repeated attempts to create distance between the United States and our cherished ally have led the Democratic Party to remove from their platform an unequivocal acknowledgment of a simple reality. As president, I will restore our relationship with Israel and stand shoulder to shoulder with our close ally.""

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“American is less secure today because he has failed to slow Iran’s nuclear threat”

Posted on August 30, 2012

"Every American was relieved the day President Obama gave the order, and Seal Team Six took out Osama bin Laden. But on another front, every American is less secure today because he has failed to slow Iran's nuclear threat.  In his first TV interview as president, he said we should talk to Iran. We're still talking, and Iran's centrifuges are still spinning."

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