February 1, 2013

Kerry Had Better Be Ready for Arab Spring Fallout

Washington Times, Washington Times

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John F. Kerry had better bring his A-game when he takes the field as the new secretary of state on Monday. The “Arab Spring” may be headed for a fall in Egypt, threatening what remains of the Middle East’s fragile stability. If the United States is still the world’s pre-eminent superpower, Mr. Kerry should show what that means by threatening to suspend U.S. aid unless battling factions come to the negotiating table — and fast.

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TAGGED: Barack Obama, United States, Middle East, Arab Spring, Egypt, John Kerry


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