Damn, and I thought he might be a viable choice.
US presidential candidate Barack Obama has said he would order military action against al-Qaeda in Pakistan without the consent of Pakistan’s government.
Mr Obama made the comments in a speech outlining his foreign policy positions.
Pakistan’s foreign ministry said any threat to act against al-Qaeda from within its territory should not be used for political point scoring.
Earlier this month, Mr Obama’s chief rival, Hillary Clinton, described him as “naive” on foreign policy.
The attack from Mrs Clinton came after a televised debate between Democrat presidential hopefuls.
During the debate Mr Obama said he would be willing to meet leaders of states such as Cuba, North Korea and Iran without conditions. […]
Thanks to catvincent.
ETA: Maybe someone should remind Obama that Pakistan has nuclear weapons.