Obama: 21st century Ozymandius?

Quite a harrowing piece by Foreign Policy writer David Rothkopf on the US decline in the Middle East.

Obamamandias: the great shrinking superpower in the Middle East | David Rothkopf.

While President Obama’s Middle East address is likely to cover many of the core issues confronting the United States in the region, there is one absolutely central theme that will remain unspoken but that will influence future policy more than any other. America’s influence in the region is fading fast and will soon be at its lowest ebb since the second World War.


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