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Subject:  Romney - foreign policy Date:  10/8/2012  8:52 AM
Author:  trismus Number:  174839 of 177549

---The attack on our consulate in Benghazi on September 11, 2012, was likely the work of the same forces that attacked our homeland on September 11, 2001. This latest assault cannot be blamed on a reprehensible video insulting Islam, despite the administration’s attempts to convince us of that for so long.

"No, as the administration has finally conceded, these attacks were the deliberate work of terrorists who use violence to impose their dark ideology on others, especially women and girls; who are fighting to control much of the Middle East today; and who seek to wage perpetual war on the West."---


---On Syria, Mr Romney said he would work anti-Assad rebels and "ensure they obtain the arms they need to defeat Assad's tanks, helicopters, and fighter jets".

"I will work with our partners to identify and organize those members of the opposition who share our values and en