"Retired Marine Gen. James Jones, who served as national security adviser in 2009-10, told a private meeting at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce that the United States’ Persian Gulf allies interpret the president’s handling of the Egyptian revolution as a sign thatWashington will dump their monarchies or governments if enough demonstrators take to their streets."
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
U.S. lip service to democratic principles
It is clearly better to support dictatorships rather democracy movements when the dictatorships are our "friends." See U.S. 'Paid a Price' on Egypt - Yahoo! News: