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June 2, 2015 7:44 am

Obama: I’ve Made USA ‘Most Respected Country on Earth’

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Breitbart – Monday while President Barack Obama was answering questions at a town hall with YSEALI Fellows, an exchange program for community leaders from ASEAN, The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, he said his administration has restored the Untied States as the “the most respected country on earth.”

Obama said, “People don’t remember, but when I came into office, the Untied States in world opinion ranked below China and just barley above Russia, and today once again, the Untied States is the most respected country on earth. Part of that I think is because of the work we did to reengage the world and say we want to work with you as partners with mutual interests and mutual respect. It was on that basis we were able to end two wars while still focusing on the very real threat of terrorism and try to work with our partners in Iraq and Afghanistan. It’s the reason why we are moving in the direction to normalize relations with Cuba and the nuclear deal that we are trying to negotiate with Iran.”

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  • Emanuel

    I would like to see our previous 10 Presidents respond to that, even Carter.

    • James Enero

      What a grandiose and egotistic statement!! Obama needs to stop asking the mirror “who’s the fairest of them all?” and get a grip on reality. The world doesn’t agree with his fantasy of himself. Pathological, actually.

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