the West should have supported Mubarak because it was good for Israel. And we shouldn't care about the rape and torture centres? Israel's glorious political leaders should have realised that all empires fall even the onbe's that it relies on and made peace when they were in the ascendency. Now that Israel's supporters are in the decline, the cost will be higher. And just why can Israel have nuclear weapons but nobody else can?
After two months, Egypt opens the Rafah border crossing with Gaza (Haaretz)
from the article: The Arab revolution and Western decline
The standoff suggests that Egypt's powerful security forces may have overstepped their limits by clashing with one of the country's most respected professions.08:52 13.02.16 | 0 comments