President Bbama aimed his UN speech first at US voters, to reassure them that he's handling the twin Middle East crises.
Crisis one is the attack in Libya that cost 4 American lives
And the anti US riots that followed the release of a made in America anti Islam video.
Mr Obama talked tough but he urged understanding
Also in New York, Mitt Romney said a big cause is not enough good jobs in Muslim nations. He promised aid to promote private industry
Crisis two is iran still working on nuclear capability.
Iran's President Ahmadinejad yesterday calling for elimination of Israel.
Israeli Prime Minister Netayahu is publicly pushing Mr Obama to threaten force. He didn't. Standing up for israel but standing up to netanyahu.