February 8, 2013

Mr. Obama, Stop Supporting Morsi Regime

Bahieddin Hassan, Al-Ahram

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When in December I met Michael Posner, assistant secretary of state for human rights and that rare person in your administration who is motivated by human rights concerns, I asked that he pass on this modest request to administration spokespeople: that as long as they cannot speak the truth about what is happening in Egypt, they keep silent.

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