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Choosing between Two Evils in Syria
"The fire that has been ignited in Syria will take the fearful (Israelis) with it.” that was also the first time Tehran had explicitly threatened that the Syrian conflict would spill over into Israel."
"Within the campaign, Romney’s foreign policy decisions are influenced by a small coterie of mostly political aides, said one of the more than 50 advisers on a list of neoconservative and establishment figures released in October. Issue and geographical committees “do policy papers” that are sent up the chain of command, this adviser said. But “most of it is wasted effort.” - For an example see Binocular Snapshot for 07/24/2012