One day, Barack Obama said so many nice things about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the state of Israel. A day or two later, the guy wants Prime Minister Netanyahu to apologize to Turkey. This was for an action Israeli forces took against a Turkish-sponsored flotilla sent to help Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
The fleet, led by the ship Mavi Marmara, was boarded by Israeli troops on May 31, 2010 in international waters. It became clear that the ship, along with five others, was sending illegal supplies to Hamas. Israel had, in my opinion, the right to board the ship and if necessary confiscate any arms found on board.
But, being the fine "closet Muslim" that Obama is, he wanted a direct apology! In the words of WWII General Anthony Clement McAuliffe...NUTS!
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