TITLE

THE REVOLUTION

AUTHOR(S)
Zakaria, Fareed
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);2/14/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 6, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article is a special report on prospects for democracy in Egypt presented in the context of the citizen uprising against President Hosni Mubarak. The author comments on past U.S. diplomacy with Mubarak and a February 1, 2011 telephone conversation between Mubarak and U.S. President Barack Obama, the latter of which reportedly involved tough talk regarding Egyptian political reform. The author comments on the lack of predictability associated with any future events in Egypt. Challenges to ruling governments in other Mideast countries are noted including Libya, Algeria, and Syria.
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63533093

 

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