Via Daily Mail:
The savage critique of Mr Cameron’s foreign policy skills comes at the worst possible time for Number 10 because it is planning to ask MPs to vote for military action against Islamic State in Syria in weeks.
The book reveals astonishment inside the White House at the Government’s ‘incompetence’ over the vote in 2013 to take military action against Syrian despot Bashar al-Assad.
The vote was lost after the Prime Minister wrongly assumed he had Labour’s support in the bag’.
One Obama administration insider says: ‘It was one of those astonishing displays of incompetence that sort of leaves you wondering about how, you know, have we all got this far?’