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Obama’s Rollback Strategy: Honduras, Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan

Posted by seumasach on July 10, 2009

Petras is one of the very few on the left to view Obama’s strategy objectively. He is right to stress that global conditions are no longer favourable for US intervention: we are witnessing, before our very eyes, the end of empire.

James Petras

Atheo News

9th July, 2009

The recent events in Honduras and Iran, which pit democratically elected regimes against pro-US military and civilian actors intent on overthrowing them can best be understood as part of a larger White House strategy designed to rollback the gains achieved by opposition government and movements during the Bush years.

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