The Political Junkie offers an outside-looking- in view of the US. Each day, we will highlight news and opinion pieces from around the world that are focused on US politics and policy. Agree or disagree with the opinions you will read but take a few minutes to see yourselves as others see you.
Romney’s whirlwind tour of slander and gaffes
highlights his insecurities and shocking lack of knowledge about
American foreign policy
By George S. Hishmeh | Special to Gulf News
Mitt Romney, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, has
virtually disqualified himself as a strong competitor to President
Barack Obama thanks to his just-concluded three-state international tour
to underline his acumen in foreign policy. His self-damaging gaffes
have both shocked and upset many people worldwide, especially in the US.