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    • 13.02.11 | 06:42 (IST)

    with the coordination and tacit nod of approval by the US. The day that Obama changed his rhetoric and backed off from his demand that Mubarak resign was the day the Egyptian army decided its course of action. Obama's change of tune was to avoid the appearance of US knowledge or involvement.

    from the article: Israeli-Egyptian relations / Quiet military coup was behind Mubarak's resignation
    First published 01:27 13.02.11 | Last updated 01:27 13.02.11
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