You've also managed to destroy your best ally, Tony Blair. My own conservative friends in London - those most inclined to be pro-American - report an intense distancing from the U.S. among Tories, let alone the other more liberal parties. Perhaps more significant in terms of our progress in the battle for moderate Muslims is that this administration (along with a clumsy EU) seems to have managed to push the Turks into moving away from the U.S. as well. When you've lost Britain and Turkey, things are not looking so good.

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