Richard Holbrooke, a top Kerry foreign policy adviser and a frontrunner to run State if Kerry wins, told Bill O'Reilly Friday that in order to improve the situation in the Middle East: "He [Kerry] has said already he would start intense talks with the allies . . . and he would reach out to the moderate Arab states. He'd put more pressure on Israel, Syria, Saudi Arabia above all." [emphasis mine]
Charles Krauthammer is sounding positively prophetic.