The World from Berlin 'How Much Bush Is There in Obama?'

President Barack Obama has slammed the "near-disastrous" intelligence failures surrounding an attempted Christmas Day terror attack on a Northwest Airlines jetliner. Looking beyond his tough rhetoric, German commentators scratch their heads and wonder if he is getting a bit too much like his predecessor.
Germany's left-wing Die Tageszeitung newspaper says US President Barack Obama is no "Prince of Peace."

Germany's left-wing Die Tageszeitung newspaper says US President Barack Obama is no "Prince of Peace."

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Jess Smee