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Explaining Obama’s Foreign Policy

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To the Editor:

In his description of Barack Obama’s basic beliefs on America’s position in the world [“The Citizen of the World Presidency,” September], Elliott Abrams surprisingly did not support his assertion of the president’s spinelessness in foreign policy by describing the White House’s response to the 2011 Egyptian revolution, the follow-up Egyptian revolt in July 2013, and the recent increasingly large role of Hezbollah in Syria.