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If we help Pakistan out and send troops in, I foresee Obama being attacked for doing so…
“Our troops are already spread too thin, “they’ll cry out.
“We cannot afford another war; the economy will not sustain it.”
“Our troops need to come home.”
“We shouldn’t be acting as the police of the world.”
And whether we help the situation or not, Americans will not be happy with this move, because we are tired of war…tired of fighting other people’s fights…tired of fighting against this amorphous thing called “the War on Terror.”
We Do Not Help:
If we do not help Pakistan, do not give them military aid, I foresee Obama being attacked for not doing so…
“They are our allies, we must help them,” they will cry out.
“We cannot afford for the terrorists to control Pakistan; it means we have failed in this ‘War on Terror”
“It only proves that the Democrats are weak when it comes to defending America and American interests,” they will say.
“If no one else is going to step in to save the world from terror, the United States must act unilaterally,” we will hear.
And whether or not the Pakistani government remains in control of the country, it will be a mark against the Administration, for not being there when they were needed by an ally…