Saturday, June 02, 2012

US ALLY MUBARAK SENTENCED TO LIFE IN PRISON

Longtime American Ally, Abandoned and Betrayed by Washington, Struck by 'Health Crisis' After Helicopter Transfer to Egyptian Prison; Mob Riots



Egypt's fourth president, Hosni Mubarak, a pro-Western leader who kept the peace with Israel, aided the United States immeasurably in its war against Al Qaeda and Islamist terrorism, and altogether defended U.S. interests for three decades, was sentenced to life in prison in his native land, which is now in the process of essentially being taken over by the anti-American clerical fascists who murdered Mubarak's pro-Western, peacemaking predecessor, Anwar Sadat.  Read more.

History is repeating. The Obama administration's abandonment and betrayal of Mubarak--Obama emboldened and encouraged the Muslim Brotherhood and other anti-Mubarak elements--recalls the Carter's administration's catastrophic complicity in the overthrow of Iran's modernizing monarch, Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi.