Sarah Palin has offered unsolicited advice to US President Barack Obama on containing Russian aggression, saying “the only thing that stops a bad guy with a nuke is a good guy with a nuke”.
The Republican former vice presidential candidate used a predominantly crass tone throughout her appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
But she hit home by attacking what she called a feckless Obama foreign policy that she said has helped embolden Russian President Vladimir Putin.
In a speech that focused primarily on foreign policy on Thursday, Senator Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) urged the crowd at the Conservative Political Action Conference to fully embrace the concept of the United States as the only force that can effectively manage the world’s affairs.
Directing his message directly to the young crowd at CPAC, Rubio said: