Obama The "Non-Interventionist"?!Submitted by kevink on Wed, 07/03/2013 - 09:57
Obama leery of intervention in Mideast
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Jul 3, 3:03 AM (ET)
By LARA JAKES
WASHINGTON (AP) - From Egypt to Syria to Iraq and beyond, the Obama administration is determined to show it will only go so far to help save nations in chaos from themselves.
President Barack Obama has long made it clear that he favors a foreign policy of consultation and negotiation, but not intervention, in the persistent and mostly violent upheavals across the Mideast. And he appears determined not to deviate this week even to help reverse turbulence in Egypt, one of the United States' most important Arab allies.