No, U.S. isn't turning back on Middle East

From Global Public Square Mon Jan 14 2013, 12:47:57

By Jon Alterman, Special to CNN Editor's note: Jon Alterman is head of the Middle East program for the Center for Strategic and International Studies. The views expressed are his own. Much of the talk about the U.S. "Pivot to Asia" has one thing wrong: it is not a pivot away from the Middle East. [...]

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