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    • michael black
    • 29.01.11 | 01:35 (IST)

    As dictatorships and authoritarian rule get toppled in the Middle East, the biggest winners will be the people who have suffered repression and corruption for years, and the losers will be America and Israel who have depended on the acquiescence of these regimes to ensure that Israel gets to do as it sees fit. America's hypocrisy about democracy is coming home to roost.

    from the article: Mubarak refuses to step down, dismisses Egyptian government
    First published 00:46 29.01.11 | Last updated 00:46 29.01.11
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