That’s what was on the brochure that sold the story to donors, the reality of course is much different. What Egypt is, is simply a police state headed by an octogenarian refusing to give up power, still deep in the belief that He is doing his country good, and to hell with the people.
Not really that much different from the other 22 Arab countries. We’re just thankful that in Bahrain demonstrations no longer look like the following pictures.. at least, not yet.
Have a look at these lovely posters of a democratic Egypt that deserves over $2 billion in aid from the USA alone.
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