Friday, July 12, 2013

US ambassador to Egypt tells Coptic Christians not to oppose the Muslim Brotherhood

Strongarming those who are most at risk from the Muslim Brotherhood, Anne Patterson lets it be known the US wants the MB in power, and the will of the people be damned.  She is not speaking randomly, she represents the foreign policy of the Obama administration.

Will she support continued military and financial support for Egypt if the MB does not resume power?  We shall see.

From July 4 by Raymond Ibrahim

U.S. Will ‘Pressure’ Egypt on Behalf of Brotherhood, Says U.S. Ambassador
Evidence that the Obama administration is unhappy with the Egyptian people’s liberation from Muslim Brotherhood rule continues to emerge. 

 As reported today by Youm 7, according to Muhammad Heikal — “the Arab world’s most respected political commentator” and for some 50 years a political insider — soon after the overthrow of Morsi, U.S. ambassador Anne Patterson assured Hisham Qandil, who hours ago was Egypt’s Prime Minister, that “there are many forms of pressure, and America holds the keys to the Gulf.”
Such blatantly pro-Muslim Brotherhood assurances by Patterson are consistent with many of her other actions in Egypt, which have led most Egyptians, including politicians and activists, to refer to her as a Brotherhood stooge.

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