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Egypt Military Aid

Jessica Schulberg

White House Lifts Hold On Weapon Sales To Egypt Despite Lack Of Democratic Progress | Jessica Schulberg | Posted 04.01.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Tuesday, President Barack Obama phoned Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi with good news: The White House promised to lift a hol...

U.S. To Scale Back Aid To Egypt: Reports

The Huffington Post | Peter Finocchiaro | Posted 10.10.2013 | World

The United States is reportedly planning to cut back much of its military aid to Egypt. CNN reported on Tuesday that the U.S. was prepared to halt ...

How Louie Gohmert Became The Face Of Egyptian Anti-Americanism

The Huffington Post | Joshua Hersh | Posted 08.26.2013 | Politics

CAIRO -- There was a curious detail in Monday's New York Times report on the recent surge of visceral -- and often inconsistent -- anti-Americanism th...

Joshua Hersh

Yes, The Egyptian Military Does Care If The U.S. Cuts Off Aid. (Just Not Right Now.) | Joshua Hersh | Posted 08.22.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Two weeks ago, while the Obama administration was seemingly dithering over its official response to the Egyptian military's seizure of power ...

Obama Secretly Suspends Egypt Aid, Senator Says

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

The Obama administration has secretly suspended military aid to Egypt, The Daily Beast reported on Monday. A spokesman for Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt...

Senator: Obama Secretly Suspended Aid To Egypt

The Daily Beast | Posted 08.19.2013 | Politics

The U.S. government has decided privately to act as if the military takeover of Egypt was a coup, temporarily suspending most forms of military aid, d...

The 10 U.S Companies Profiting Most From Egypt's Military

Posted 08.22.2013 | Business

As Congress debates whether to cut military aid to Egypt in the wake of last week's bloody crackdown, the consequences for America could be even worse...

U.S. Military Aid Is Not a Gift, It's a Payment

Jeremy White | Posted 10.16.2013 | World
Jeremy White

As many advantages as there are to being the last remaining global "superpower," the United States is not the Roman Empire controlling all highways in the known world.

Stop Dithering Over Military Aid to Egypt

William Hartung | Posted 10.15.2013 | World
William Hartung

Stopping aid won't bring back the dead, or have any impact on the Egyptian military's behavior in the short-term. But it is the right thing to do, and it could have a longer-term impact.

McCain Opposes Obama Administration On Key Issue

Reuters | Posted 09.07.2013 | Politics

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON, July 8 (Reuters) - U.S. Senator John McCain pressed on Monday for the United States to suspend its $1...

Lawmakers Urge Measured Response To Morsi Ouster

Reuters | Posted 09.06.2013 | Politics


'Stability' Trumps Democracy in Egypt

Medea Benjamin | Posted 05.23.2012 | World
Medea Benjamin

In the case of U.S. relations with Egypt, under Obama just as much as George W. Bush, those actions have been firmly in support of dictatorship and repressive -- but pro-American -- rule.

Worrisome Words From Jordan

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

The ouster of Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak may be good news for the country's 80-million populace, but is it good news for the U.S. stock market?

Military Aid to Egypt: A Critical Link

Haim Malka | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Haim Malka

Calls in Washington to suspend military aid to Egypt are fueling an already blazing fire. Although a serious review of the $1.3 billion in U.S. military aid to Egypt is long overdue, raising the threat in the midst of a burning crisis is dangerous.