The decision to let the shipment proceed was made by relatively low-level staffers, with little internal debate, and it was unknown to top policymakers involved in the campaign to punish Pyongyang for its test of a nuclear weapon last October, officials said.
Does the right hand not know what the left does?For me this is another perfect example of the confusion employees are left with when there is no or little leadership.
We all remember the “Flip-Flopper” comment, but who is the real flip-flopper here?
Or was the only reason to allow the deal because it was to aid the combat of religious extremists?
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