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  • Democracy for Egypt? Come back in twenty years…

    By Shmuel Rosner

    July 9, 2013 | 6:15 am

    Let's try to make it simple:

    For both the US and Israel, the most convenient situation in the inconvenience that is current day Egypt is the military remaining in charge. Not just now, but for the foreseeable future as well. Alas, the more the military is visible as the...

  • Egyptian chaos poses huge challenge to the U.S.

    February 4, 2011 | 11:30 am

    The late Israeli prime minister, Yitzhak Rabin, was fond of pointing out that Israel “lives in a bad neighborhood.”  The popular revolt in Egypt reminds us of the enduring truth of that comment.

    Since the 1981 assassination of Anwar Sadat by members of the Muslim Brotherhood for...