Power of Story Send a Tweet        
- Advertisement -
General News

Romney Supporter McCain Disagrees With Romney On Taliban Talks: 'I Think It's Important' To Negotiate

Quicklink Submitted By       Message Amanda Lang     Permalink

Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; , Add Tags  

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Author 5
Become a Fan
  (9 fans)
Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai confirmed this week that his government is now engaging in trilateral peace talks with the Taliban and the United States to end the 10-year war. GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, however, opposes any talks with the insurgent group. 'The right course for America is not to negotiate with the Taliban while the Taliban are killing our soldiers,' Romney said during a debate last month.
Not only does Romney's own foreign policy adviser disagree with Romney on this issue, but also, one of Romney's top supporters with national security and foreign policy credentials, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), takes issue with that position. Today on ABC's This Week, McCain said 'it's important' to talk to the Taliban.
Read the rest of the story HERE:

At thinkprogress.org

 

- Advertisement -

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

OpedNews volunteer from 2005 to 2013.

Amanda Lang was a wonderful member of the Opednews team, and the first volunteer editor, for a good number of years being a senior editor. She passed away summer 2014.

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
- Advertisement -