Thursday, January 15, 2009

Mideast Press Questions Obama

The Middle East press has questioned President Obama's authority over Arab-Israeli issues since Charles W. Freeman Jr.'s withdrawal from his appointment to a senior intelligence position. A commentary in Abu Dhabi's the National, a newspaper owned by an investment fund controlled by the government, said Freeman's decision Tuesday to withdraw as chairman of the National Intelligence Council ''threw the Obama administration into the heart of a long-running controversy over the alleged supremacy of pro-Israel hawks

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