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Actually to a former Obama administration's advisors biting critique of the president's foreign policy valley Nasr is a foreign policy expert.
Former senior advisor to State Department and he's speaking out now and a new eye opening memoir.
Criticizing the president's handling of the war in Afghanistan.
At portraying an administration rife with infighting.
And personality conflicts our chief Washington correspondent James Rosen is -- -- State Department with more hijinks.
Rick good afternoon the late Tony Snow well known to our viewers once said.
That if there were such a thing as the archetypal Washington memoir it's title would've been.
If only they had listened to me.
Indispensable nation is the forthcoming memoir by -- now -- rising academic star on the subject of Iran in the Middle East to join the State Department.
In January 2009.
Excerpts from his book.
Published in Foreign Policy Magazine -- President Obama as quote dithering on key decisions related to Afghanistan.
The book also alleges that secretary of state Hillary Clinton battled internal White House suspicions about her.
Left over from the 2008 campaign and had to fight her way around a quote unquote Berlin wall of advisors.
To have her views heard by the president it was even worse now as a writes for his boss the -- Richard Holbrooke who enlisted -- to work on Afghanistan and Pakistan Holbrooke of course.
Was well known in Washington as a foreign policy heavyweight -- outsized ego to match.
But -- the rights of the White House consistently worked -- leaks and other means to undermine Holbrooke.
Who died in -- twenty tent.
Donald -- served under three presidents most recently he was senior director for south and Central Asia on the National Security Council under President Obama.
Camp also served as principal deputy assistant secretary of state for that region which includes Afghanistan Pakistan he suggests no answers account.
Is colored by the experiences of his.
-- -- In this case worked.
There were strong -- -- personalities involved and certainly Holbrooke was one of the stronger.
But the issues came out in deputies meetings and principals meetings.
There was an opportunity for everyone to have their -- Follow me on Twitter at James Rosen FNC -- as soon as I'm done here all -- to weed out to you.
The contents of the secret folder that valley now as a right secretary of state Clinton kept in her finals here at the State Department.
But eventually turned over to the White House.
Thank you James and thanks for the Tony Snow mentioned always nice remember our old friend and colleague.
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