Per this AP story, our counterproductive Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice was at it again today:
Rice: US pursues own missile plan
By MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press Writer 16 minutes ago
NEW YORK - The United States will pursue its own plans to put a missile defense in Eastern Europe despite Russia's surprise suggestion to locate it outside the region, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told The Associated Press Friday.
In a wide-ranging interview, Rice said Russian President Vladimir Putin's offer to share a Soviet-era radar tracking station in Azerbaijan for the project had caught the Bush administration off guard, but was worth looking into even while missile defense negotiations with Poland and the Czech Republic continue....
Translation: "Yeah, whatever. We'll call you. "
Asked for more detail on US designs in Europe, Rice then struck a more diplomatic pose:
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