Egypt: America’s Untouchable Asset

Egypt: America’s Untouchable Asset

Regime change whether by war and occupation or via a military coup seems to be entrenched in what passes as Western-style “democracy”. And no matter how persuasive their spin doctors may be to distance themselves from pursuit of selective policies reeking of...
Arab leaders ‘tacitly back Egypt crackdown’

Arab leaders ‘tacitly back Egypt crackdown’

BEIRUT (AFP) — Most Arab leaders tacitly support Egypt’s deadly crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood, fearing the group’s growing regional influence since the Arab Spring threatens their own power, analysts say. Egypt’s army, directly or...