Egypt has been a basket case since Moses and the Hebrews left this hell hole. Egypt has had a Pharaoh ever since. No freedom, no education, and now, no money to feed themselves. Definitely less than a third world nation, ignorant, poverty stricken. meanwhile the Jews who've returned to Israel have made a paradise from a neglected swamp.
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from the article: Morsi's bid for absolute power revives a dormant Arab Spring