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Egypt Urges US Restraint
Over Missouri Unrest

Reuters, by Staff

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Posted By:StormCnter, 8/19/2014 11:56:02 AM

CAIRO - Egypt on Tuesday urged U.S. authorities to exercise restraint in dealing with racially charged demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri - echoing language Washington used to caution Egypt as it cracked down on Islamist protesters last year. It is unusual for Egypt to criticize such a major donor, and it was not immediately clear why the government would have taken such a step. Ties between Washington and Cairo were strained after Egyptian security forces killed hundreds of Muslim Brotherhood supporters following the army´s ousting of freely elected President Mohamed Mursi in July 2013.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 8/19/2014 11:59:11 AM     (No. 9971844)

SMACK!
Another day, another embarrassment for America on the world stage.
Thanks 0bama.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: chicodon, 8/19/2014 11:59:28 AM     (No. 9971846)

Aimed straight at Obama and his Muslim Brotherhood supporters.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JimS, 8/19/2014 12:01:28 PM     (No. 9971850)

This just shows you how much Obama has diminished the stature and relevance of the USA on the world stage.
Being lectured by 3rd world muslim countries on human rights for a looting protest in Ferguson.
Indeed.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: horacer, 8/19/2014 12:02:27 PM     (No. 9971856)

Really? It´s not clear why they would do this or why they would make Kerry go thru a metal detector? They´re laughing at us. They´re poking Obama in the eye. al-Sisi is probably watching CNN and laughing.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 8/19/2014 12:04:10 PM     (No. 9971859)

On one level I love this. On a larger level, it makes me angry to think some bemedaled dictator pokes the president in the eye like this.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mc squared, 8/19/2014 12:07:43 PM     (No. 9971870)

Watch for Egypt to promise no boots in Ferguson, but secretly plot to overthrow Obama.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: WyoEagle, 8/19/2014 12:25:59 PM     (No. 9971911)

Hahahaha! Great sense of humor there Egypt, thanks.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 8/19/2014 1:24:21 PM     (No. 9972037)

Well , I guess there is some value in equating Obama´s LoFos with the MuzzBros.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: toodles3956, 8/19/2014 7:54:29 PM     (No. 9972602)

Wonder what country would welcome American immigrants?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: lotsamojo, 8/19/2014 8:07:56 PM     (No. 9972625)

So . . . Egypt his having some fun with our weak, inept President and that´s OK, but . . . do you think the new Egypt regime wants us to handle this like they did with the Muslim Brotherhood situation? Hummm?

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