US Egypt Policies Don’t Pass the Laugh Test

 

 

A military coup in Egypt yesterday resulted in the removal and imprisonment of the elected president, Mohamed Morsi, a closure of media outlets sympathetic to him, the house arrest of his advisors, and the suspension of the constitution. The military that overthrew Morsi is the main recipient of the $1.3 billion yearly US aid package to Egypt. You could say that the US “owns” the Egyptian military that just overthrew its democratically-elected leader

 

Read more via US Egypt Policies Don’t Pass the Laugh Test by Rep. Ron Paul — Antiwar.com.

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