Handicapped democracy in the East, Hypocrite one in the West. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mohammed
    • 03.07.13 | 22:45 (IDT)

    Obviously, the first looser from the outset of Morsi, today, is democracy itself. Either, we like the guy or not, he is the first elected official in the history of Egypt. Still, after less than a year, an alliance of enemies found a way to trigger the collapse of a new born democratic Egypt and throw Egypt back into the rules of gangs, when a genocide is hap[pening under the nose of the world miles away in Syria. As displayed, numerous times, in Syria, in the occupied territories, Egypt is no exception, the West keeps adopting some of the strangest interpretations of democracy; we love democracy as long as it safeguards our interests first. With these two approaches of the principles of human rights and freedom; I got two words for everybody: Good Luck.

    from the article: Obama urges Egyptian military to quickly return to democratic government
    First published 23:52 03.07.13 | Last updated 21:24 03.07.13
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