January 22nd, 2015
CBPO Jon A. Underwood, CBP, (Ret.)
This commentary is about Obama, Israel and why he has done what he has done for the last 6 years.
A lot of people think that “President” Obama has done some very scatterbrained things, (You’re not going to get an argument from me!) a hodgepodge of actions that seem not to have any common sense or even a connection, But, regarding Israel, There is a method to his madness.
Most people will agree that The Islamic Republic of Iran and their lackeys in the Mid-East, are Israel’s main enemies. Iran, Hezbollah, Hamas, Fatah (Palestinian Authority) and now of course the Sunni based ISIS or Islamic State. Since May 1948, the one thing the Great State of Israel have always been able to count on is the United States of America and a President that will always be there, thick or thin, side by side with the Jewish State. Since 2009, No More!
Now, there is a Far left Liberal minded, Palestinian supporting, President that desperately wants to be the President that settled the “Middle East Problem”... In his mind, with his zero fact based strategic understanding of the “on the ground” tactical situation in Israel, he has done nothing but create additional stress upon stress against Israel with his, “return to the 67 borders” mentality. He has repeatedly disrespected the democratically elected Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel on various trips to Washington DC, he has failed to take action when Syria attached their own citizens with Chemical weapons, even though he said by doing so would be a “Red Line” to the United States. Why? The “Why”, in my view is quite simple: