US credibility in tatters over Egypt

US credibility in tatters over Egypt

There are 24 comments on the BBC News story from Aug 15, 2013, titled US credibility in tatters over Egypt. In it, BBC News reports that:

On the streets of Cairo it's not just a fledgling democracy that lies in ruin. US policy too lies in tatters, or at least America's reputation and credibility.

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one cube parsec

Delhi, India

#21 Aug 16, 2013
From the bbc site
http://www. bbc. co. uk/history/british/modern/suez _01.shtml

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"In October 1956, Mollet, Eden and Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion met at Sevres near Paris and concluded a secret agreement that Israel should attack Egypt, thereby providing a pretext for an Anglo-French invasion of Suez."
The Lite

Wimborne, UK

#22 Aug 17, 2013
one cube parsec wrote:
From the bbc site
http://www. bbc. co. uk/history/british/modern/suez _01.shtml
(remove blanks)
"In October 1956, Mollet, Eden and Israeli Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion met at Sevres near Paris and concluded a secret agreement that Israel should attack Egypt, thereby providing a pretext for an Anglo-French invasion of Suez."
Exactly the reason you can not TRUST governments as we learned with the the Hillsborough incident for over twenty years the families of the people killed were denied the truth and even vilified all the way...
Truth in Media

United States

#24 Aug 17, 2013
"On the streets of Cairo it's not just a fledgling democracy that lies in ruin."

What 'fledgling democracy'? It was an islamofascist takeover of Egypt through the ballet box.

Other countries have mechanisms for referendums, impeachments or no-confidence votes. Egypt has a raw version, not yet codified in law. Get over it.
IL Principe

HÝrning, Denmark

#25 Aug 17, 2013
The irony is that the talibanpaiks in Egypt didn't even built the Suez. It was built by foreigners as always.

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