Dr. Nile Gardiner, Washington based foreign affairs analyst and London Daily Telegraph contributor, said Barack Obama’s Tuesday Syria speech was an incoherent mess and he is outperforming Jimmy Carter as the most feeble US president of modern times.
Billed as a game-changer on Syria, the President’s White House address landed with a thud that could be heard as far away as Damascus.
Barack Obama has a huge credibility problem on Syria and on foreign policy in general, and Tuesday night’s speech will do nothing to help that.
Washington Post columnist Dr. Charles Krauthammer said on Fox News, it was “one of the most odd presidential speeches ever delivered,” with no clear-cut strategy laid out, while urging Congress to delay a vote on the use of force against Assad’s regime.
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