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Reader comment on item: One Cheer for Obama's Arab-Israeli Policy
in response to reader comment: So what will be a huge accomplishment?

Submitted by Alex (United States), Sep 30, 2009 at 23:33

"So what will be a huge accomplishment then? Oman metamorphosing from a near feudal state to a modern secular western democracy ... ?" Yes. " ... [W]ithin 2 years? Are you that naive?" No, but it should have already happened by now.


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