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    • 24.11.11 | 03:28 (IST)

    Revolutions are messy affairs, until they settle. The Russian revolution brought disaster and economic ruin to Russia and its neighbors. The French Revolution took some years befor it brought democracy to France, but ultimately it did and is celebrated by the French to this day. What will happen in Egypt? Hard to tell, but at least at this stage it is clear that the Military rulers take the people's wishes into account and have no intention of ruling for a long period of time. So far so good, and we should all hope that the Revolution will be a success. Netanyahu of course hopes for the opposite result because he does NOT want to make concessions to the Arabs. This is the beginning of his "analysis". The rest is his stupid wishful thinking.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Arab Spring pushing Mideast backward, not forward
    First published 00:04 24.11.11 | Last updated 00:04 24.11.11
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