Clinton: Criticism Of Obama Apology To Afghans Not Helpful

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Sunday that Republican presidential contenders’ criticism of President Obama’s apology to Afghans over a Quran burning incident is not helpful, reports CNN:

“I find it somewhat troubling that our politics would enflame such a dangerous situation in Afghanistan,” Clinton said of the complaints by Republican presidential candidates and some experts about Obama’s apology.

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