June 4, 2010

Obama: Support Egyptians, Not Mubarak

M. Dunne & R. Kagan, Washington Post

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When President Obama called for a "new beginning" in U.S. relations with the Muslim world a year ago, he picked Cairo as the setting for his speech. It was a provocative choice, the capital of a close ally of the United States but also of the three-decades-old autocracy of Hosni Mubarak.

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