The US robbed Iranians for freedom, by being the main sponsor of the terrorism of the Shah of Iran.
Now the billion dollar aid to another Washington proxy might fall.
This is Washington’s response to the popular revolt in Egypt:
Increasing the pressure on Egypt’s leaders, White House spokesman Robert Gibbs suggested that the United States may reduce a USD 1.5 billion program of foreign aid depending on President Hosni Mubarak’s response to the swelling street protests across the country.
Source: Israeli Newspaper Haaretz.
The 1,5 Billion USD “aid package” is basically the US direct payment to Hosni Mubarak, to keep the Muslim Brotherhood at bay. To keep Mubarak as a military dictator, the US have made it impossible for any sensible opposition to the regime to operate. For Mubarak it has always been “me or chaos”. Now Washington has got exactly that.
Just like in Iran in 1978. Washington did the “wine and dine” with a dictator, they never thought would fall.
because those will be days of distress unequaled from the beginning, when God created the world, until now—and never to be equaled again.
Written by Ivar