Rice plans Middle East trip next week
Why isn’t Rice going to Israel sooner? To give Israel at least a week to do as much damage to Hezbollah as they can. This is tacit approval of Israel’s defensive war against the terrorists group, Hezbollah.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice intends to travel to the Middle East as early as next week to press for a political solution to reduce fighting between Israel and Hizbollah guerrillas in Lebanon, her spokesman said on Thursday.
The aim of the trip was “to address the tactical situation but also to try to address the root causes and bring about a strategic change,” State Department spokesman Sean McCormack told reporters. …[Click of more]