Thursday, September 13, 2012

Egypt’s still our Ally

Case anyone’s wondering….

Obama State Department: Egypt Is An Ally Despite What Obama Says . "The State Department affirmed Egypt's legal status as an ally Thursday - an apparent contradiction to what President Obama said in a Wednesday interview. Asked repeatedly if the State Department still considered Egypt a major non-NATO ally - a designation they were awarded in 1989 - State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said simply: 'Yes.'" (Byron Tau, "State Dept: Egypt's Still An Ally," Politico, 9/13/12)

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