The Muslim world was not as taken by Obama's silver-tongued oratory as many Americans. The general response there was, 'actions speak louder than words. Show us.'
When speaking to a western audience, Obama troubles to get his facts straight. When speaking to an eastern audience, he does not.
It was a good speech in all aspects. It ought to contribute somewhat to reducing the distrust the Muslim world harbours against the United States.
But the resolution of the principal problem that has divided Americans and Arabs for several decades now-- the Israel/Palestinian conflict -- calls for more than just [Read more]