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US Military Aid Egypt

Egypt Slams U.S. Over Aid Cut

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

* Army-backed cabinet finds U.S. decision strange * Kerry says some aid could resume, depending on poll plan * U.S. deci...

Washington and the Egyptian Tragedy

Stephen Zunes | Posted 10.22.2013 | World
Stephen Zunes

The vast majority of Egyptians killed since the coup have been unarmed protesters who were struck down with American-made weapons by soldiers transported in American-made vehicles provided by the American taxpayer.

Egypt's Bad Timing

Jeff Danziger | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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U.S. Aid to Egypt: Let Them Eat F-16s

Barry Lando | Posted 09.11.2013 | World
Barry Lando

There is something almost obscene about the announcement out of Washington that the U.S. is going ahead with plans to deliver more sophisticated military equipment to Egypt, despite the military coup that overthrew President Mohammed Morsi.

Egypt Aid Question Divides Congress Following Military Takeover

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- While the Obama administration throws its support behind Egypt's military, some members of Congress are looking at withholding some or a...

A Truth More Powerful Than an Army

Robert Koehler | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Koehler

The power of domination depends on our essential isolation from one another -- our cynical separateness, our underdeveloped or perhaps completely decommissioned capacity for empathy.