Yesterday, in Message #184 in this thread, I had stated that during the transition there will likely be good continuity in Egypt's foreign relations. Things will remain relatively unchanged vis-a-vis the U.S. and also the Israel-Egypt peace treaty will remain intact. Today, Egypt's military confirmed it.
The BBC reported:
Egypt's military authorities have reaffirmed the country's commitment to all its international treaties...
"The Arab Republic of Egypt is committed to all regional and international obligations and treaties," the military officer said.
I think it probably something along the line of this,
Matthews on Egypt: It’s as if we needed Obama to make this happen « Hot Air
Okay, so it means, as we've already known, pretty much whatever you want it to.Originally Posted by Catawba
"I do not claim that every incident in the history of empire can be explained in directly economic terms. Economic interests are filtered through a political process, policies are implemented by a complex state apparatus, and the whole system generates its own momentum."
“I think if Thomas Jefferson were looking down, the author of the Bill of Rights, on what’s being proposed here, he’d agree with it. He would agree that the First Amendment cannot be absolute.” - Chuck Schumer (D). Yet, Madison and Mason wrote the Bill of Rights, according to Sheila Jackson Lee, 400 years ago. Yup, it's a fact.
I don't think it's possible over there. I hope I'm wrong, but I think you can say hello to a country run by the Muslim Brotherhood and a very Iran/Syria/Lebenon type of country will ensue.