July 16th, 2012
06:36 PM ET

Clinton warns Sinai could turn into jihadist haven

By Elise Labott

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned Monday the desert border between Israel and Egypt could become an "operational base" for jihadists if security is not maintained. Israel has raised concerns about the region in the wake of the fall of the Mubarak government.

In an interview with CNN, Clinton said the problem was discussed at length during her meetings in Egypt and Israel.

There is "the potential of jihadists and terrorists taking up an operational base in Sinai," Clinton said in the interview. "We think this is a dangerous situation for both Egypt and Israel. It is also dangerous for Americans. We have Americans who are part of the multinational force that observes the continuation of the monitoring (of the) Camp David Accord. We have Americans in the Sinai. We've had a few concerns about their safety."

Israeli officials told CNN's Security Clearance recently that Egypt needs to get a handle on terror cells in the Sinai. Israel is extremely concerned about cross-border attacks over the past year or so, including a deadly attack last August. In that incident, a group of militants engaged in a string of terror strikes on buses, civilian vehicles and soldiers 20 kilometers north of the resort city of Eilat, Israel, leaving eight people dea

Clinton said that Egypt's new president, Mohamed Morsy, recognizes the danger. Two Americans kidnapped this weekend in North Sinai were released on Monday after three days in captivity.

"I think he is concerned about any part of the country that might cause problems for Egyptians and for others beyond his border. And certainly in my meeting with (head of the Egyptian military) Field Marshall (Mohamed) Tantawi, he is very focused on that as well," Clinton said in the interview as she wrapped up her nearly two-week trip to the Middle East, Asia and Europe.

The secretary of state was diplomatic about Egyptian protestors who hurled tomatoes, shoes and shouts of "Monica, Monica" as Clinton left the newly reopened American consulate in Alexandria.

"There is a lot of uncertainty and anxiety in Egypt right now. They're doing something they have never done in 5,000-plus years of history. They have had elections, they elected a president but still don't have a government," Clinton said. "There are understandable concerns by many, many Egyptians. I don't think that is at all unusual.

"But what I was looking for was a chance to hear directly from people, and I knew very well there would be a lot of passion and conviction expressed, which I think demonstrates how invested Egyptians are in trying to make sure their democratic transition works out for the benefit of all Egyptians."

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  3. BG

    Hillary has it going on don't she?

    Why would anybody listen to a crooked real estate lawyer with no experience? What dipstick appointed her?

    August 7, 2012 at 9:11 am | Reply
  4. CanadianPOV

    Islam good. Islamist bad. Jihad good. Jihadist bad. Why are they making this stuff up. Jerry Sandusky pedophile Bad. Michael Jackson pedophile good. Come on!

    July 17, 2012 at 7:11 pm | Reply
  5. bman

    Dear Hilary,

    In case you haven't noticed the world is a potential terrorist haven. Until you allow people to determine their own futures, to have Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness, regardless of US strategic policy concerns, You will be creating Jihadist havens.

    July 17, 2012 at 5:39 pm | Reply
  6. Cheese Wonton

    If you think things in the ME are bad now, just wait until Israel starts collecting revenue from the recently discovered gas fields off of it's coast. Once the gas comes on line, there will be no restraint from the Israeli side and it would not surprise me to see Israel tell the US to take a hike while collaborating with the Chinese on new weapons systems.

    July 17, 2012 at 5:38 pm | Reply
    • Thinker23

      Every country on this planet is doing what is in that country's interests... Including Israel.

      July 18, 2012 at 5:51 am | Reply
  7. MyPictureOfMuhammad

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    July 17, 2012 at 5:20 pm | Reply
  8. Tahir

    USA is spreading terrorism all over the world.Soon it will become victim of its policies.

    July 17, 2012 at 4:48 pm | Reply
  9. Spider_Arkansas

    Doesn't Kali remind one of Hillary?

    HINDU KALI-GODDESS OF VIOLENCE/TERRORISM

    A recent report by United Press trust of India (UPI) stated that during the past three years more than 2,500 young boys and girls were sacrificed to goddess Kali in India. Another of AFP's recent reports say: hundreds of young boys and virgin girls are sacrificed every month for the deity Kali. In one case Rama Sewak hacked his eight year old son to death in broad daylight in Delhi because goddess Kali had told him he would come back to life and bring him good fortune. Bloodthirsty Kali is worshipped openly the length and breadth of India. Kali's statue stands naked astride the inanimate body of the Hindu deity Shiva, tongue stuck out with blood dripping from fang-like teeth. She holds a noose, a skull-topped staff, a blood-encrusted sword and a severed head. She is also known as Durga, Devi, Shaktima, Uma and Parvathi in other manifestations. The priest of Delhi, Kali Bari, says that a child sacrificed to Kali ensures a man the birth of a son. Human sacrifices are also made to these gods or goddesses, either to appease them or to ask favours of them.

    July 17, 2012 at 1:38 pm | Reply
    • Kramer

      Yikesssss....shame on this hindu culture. pathetic

      July 17, 2012 at 6:42 pm | Reply
  10. saeed

    and this comes as a suprise usa and britain fund all terrorism in the world they are the ones that are filling there pockets with the benefit of terrorism. usa nows that everybody and any country can build a mobilephone and a computer today so it wants to keep other countrys from developing industrys.

    July 17, 2012 at 12:19 pm | Reply
    • Paki

      Saeed, go get

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      you Paki Islamist Arab bastaaard. Go spread your infantile hatred elsewhere.

      July 17, 2012 at 1:18 pm | Reply
      • Shashi Ramachandran

        You are giving hindus a bad name. Shush up and take a dip in sewage dump gunga.

        July 17, 2012 at 1:40 pm |
      • Joseph McCarthy

        Please Paki, just cut that filthy Tea Party lingo out. It has no place here and never will. Besides, Saeed is right, as usual. Only a moron would believe anything Hilary Clinton says these days!

        July 17, 2012 at 3:19 pm |
    • Paki

      your race could never build a computer or cellular phone on its own

      July 17, 2012 at 1:20 pm | Reply
      • Shashi Ramachandran

        The Aghori or Aghouri is a Hindu cult that is considered to have split off from the Kapalika order in the fourteenth century AD. They have cannibalistic rituals. The streets of northern Indian cities are littered with followers of this cult carrying a kapala, which is a cup made from a skull! These bizarre people will eat anything from rotten food to animal faeces. In order to achieve the highest citadel of enlightenment, the Aghori will perform horrendously crude rituals. The finality of their rituals is attained from eating the decaying flesh of a human.

        July 17, 2012 at 1:43 pm |
  11. George Patton

    Here goes the "Great Hilary Clinton Almighty" crying wolf again, this time about the Sinai Peninsula. Unfortunately, too many ignoramuses here will believe her as usual. No wonder this country's in such trouble with these people voting more and more thugs into office!!!

    July 17, 2012 at 12:01 pm | Reply
  12. Bob Dozier

    It already is a terrorist haven.

    http://WWW.SLEDGEREPORT.COM

    July 17, 2012 at 11:01 am | Reply
  13. Barry G.

    Why aren't the Saudis doing anything about this?

    July 17, 2012 at 10:06 am | Reply
    • Roscoe Chait

      The Saudis want the terror and uncertainty. Why haven't they helped the Palestinians? The Pals could have had a thriving economy years ago. But the Saudis want the Pals to remain as outcasts to the rest of the Arab world and a thorn in Israel's side.

      July 17, 2012 at 10:14 am | Reply
      • Thinker23

        The reason Palestinians do not have a thriving economy today is pretty simple: tey DO NOT WANT it. It' up to the Palestinians to decide if they want peace, an independent sovereign state and a thriving economy or, alternatively, no peace, no state and no economy. The have what they ask for.

        July 17, 2012 at 11:43 am |
      • Poul

        The EU has had more or less the same idea and has given millions to the Palestinians. That has not helped anything because it is all corrupt.

        July 17, 2012 at 4:23 pm |
    • Poul

      The Saudis? Sinai is a part of Egypt and they should solve the problem.

      July 17, 2012 at 3:59 pm | Reply
  14. Andrey

    All of the ME is turning into Jihadist heaven: on your watch Ms. Clinton!
    So what is the plan?

    July 17, 2012 at 10:04 am | Reply
  15. Amit-Atlanta-USA

    What we see unfolding in Egypt today is well in line with what our own rabidly anti-Semite, anti-US and generally anti-all things non-Islamic Mr, Fareed Zakaria has been nearly suggesting to the Egyptians, while MISLEADING the naive Obama administration and American people on the beauty of the Arab Spring and Islamic democracy (SHARIA).

    So, the GREATEST danger to America and our ally Israel comes NOT merely from the Muslim Brotherhood and other radicals in the ME, but EVEN MORE SO from their covert proponents such as Mr. Zakaria & CAIR right here in America.
    Here are some of Morsi's acts and how they correspond to how Americans are being DELIBERATELY MISLED by his supporters right here in America:

    a) First presidential DEMAND – Release of the 1993 WTC bomber the one-eyed Egyptian cleric Omar Abdel Rahman

    b) First presidential Promise – Imposition of the Sharia in Egypt, which means relegating the Coptics & minorities to second class citizens and organized state sponsored oppression.

    c) First presidential owe – To wage Jihad against Israel and as yet EXPLICITILY unstated....Jihad against America, and officially nullifying the Egypt-Israel peace treaty....which will follow very soon.

    And, most of these acts conform to what our "so-called" moderate CNN's Mr. Fareed Zakaria has been prophesizing albeit in his sugarcoated writings for naive Americans.

    Here are just a few examples of his statements:

    a) Egypt-Israel peace treaty was between TWO REGIMES and NOT Two Peoples!! (Suggesting that Egypt abrogate the treaty). Ref: “How Democracy Can Work in the Middle East” Fareed Zakaria Time Feb 3rd 2011

    b) “The Danger is from us (the US) and NOT from them (Al-Qaeda & Islamic radicals). Ref: Zakaria “Reflections on 9/11 and its Aftermath” CNN-GPS Sept 9th, 2011.

    c) US support for Mubarak made Al-Qaeda hate us!!!! (Ref: “Bahrain will pay heavy price for crackdown” CNN Feb 18th 2011

    d) The problems all over the ME was b'coz oil was over $105 a barrel (suggesting that the US & Europe had a role in stirring up trouble there). Ref: (Ref: “Could Middle East Tensions Boil Over” Zakaria CNN GPS Feb 24th 2012).
    In the above story.

    (d) Mr. Zakaria also takes the credit by being the VERY FIRST journalist of repute(?) to MISLEADINGLY claim that an US & Israeli attack on Iran will be seen as YET ANOTHER front of the US war on Islam, something NOT even radical Muslim countries have claimed. On the contrary, the Saudis have been urging US to attack Iran, by saying that we need to "chop the head of the snake".

    There are a zillion other instances where Mr. Zakaria has been CONSISTENTLY batting for the Muslim Brotherhood & other radicals.

    One can only imagine the danger to America if this man indeed is nominated as the next US Sec. of State in a second Obama administration as it is rumored to be!

    GOD SAVE AMERICA, GOD SAVE OUR ALLY ISRAEL.

    July 17, 2012 at 9:33 am | Reply
  16. Nick San Diego

    Just get the USA out of the middle east. Let them handle their own problems. I;m tired of our tax $$$ going there to protect israel,not to mention American blood.
    Remember the USS Liberty and Pollard.

    July 17, 2012 at 9:25 am | Reply
    • Cheese Wonton

      Roger that NIck. The Israelis take US military technology and sell it to China. Why would they do that? Israel is desperate to prevent the Chinese from selling their best hardware to their Arab enemies, so they sell China the one and only thing they have that the Chinese value, the technology from the military hardware the US gives them at the US taxpayer's expense. The Israelis do the same but to a lesser extent with the Russians. If Israel did not do this China would have long ago sold Iran the J-10 and Russia the S-300 or even S-400 missile system. This is the American taxpayers money at work. Nice "allies" the US keeps.

      July 17, 2012 at 5:36 pm | Reply
  17. Rich

    "Clinton warns Sinai could turn into jihadist haven"

    Oh really, ya think? It's already a jihadist haven – give us some more enlightened prognostication, like what color the sky could be tomorrow. Could be blue, but we should definitely pay Secretary Clinton to tell us.

    July 17, 2012 at 9:16 am | Reply
    • Neckstomp

      Amen. And Israel isn’t really “concerned.” That is simple the method of warning they give prior to sending small teams across the Egyptian border to perform direct action. Their way of saying “Either you get a handle on it, or we’ll handle it for you.”

      July 17, 2012 at 9:58 am | Reply
    • Ahmde

      my favorite forth of july tiradtion is getting my kiddo all ready for bed and then heading out to watch all the neighbors set off the fireworks. I love seeing his reaction to all the colors and sounds. He is 5 now so he is just very excited for this. I have been eyeing this collection for a while it very cute and my kiddo starts school next year so it would be great for me to add to my stash.

      October 12, 2012 at 10:44 pm | Reply
  18. mikem

    It's high time we spend our few resources to help our country and stop sending our money to Egypt and Israel. England had the right idea, they left in 1948. We have NO obligation there.

    July 17, 2012 at 8:06 am | Reply
  19. James

    It should be obvious that any time that Hillary speaks we should all just STOP for a few moments and think, "what activity desired by the State Department will be excused/supported/justified by this new information?"

    ALL utterances that come from her mouth are for a distinct purpose, usually disinformation to justify some USA (actually U.N.) action that is already in the PLAN.

    Please don't be so gullible. It behooves us all to look at this more deeply, because these superficial statements are to lead us to some conclusion. It is not merely news. Never was. It is persuasion, it is propaganda. The only remaining question is, will the viewer be astute enough to recognize the wool as it's being pulled over the eyes?

    In Hillary-speak, what is between the lines is much more important than the actual comments...so first, as yourself "why is she saying this and why is she saying this now? What is the likely real motive?"

    Good luck!

    James

    July 17, 2012 at 8:00 am | Reply
  20. Flex

    Does the bear live in the woods? After the selection of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood the dominant party and election of one of them for President, to make such a comment is a joke. The MB is full of jihadists, check their doctrine, it clearly states: "Jihad is our way". Obama and Hillary, wake-up and smell the coffee, you can't make the bear (Muslim Brotherhood) leave the woods and convince them to go live in the sea, your Liberal values, beliefs and policies are ruining America and the world.

    July 17, 2012 at 7:28 am | Reply
    • Larry

      Absolutely ! Obama and Clinton usher in the Muslim Brotherhood and then declare it's a problem ? Brilliant.

      July 17, 2012 at 7:36 am | Reply
      • Nick-o

        Hamas took over the Palestinian Authority during Bush's mighty reign, then proceeded to shoot hundreds of rockets at Israel. Now there's a peace plan worth mentioning!

        July 17, 2012 at 8:00 am |
  21. Markos

    The US just want to crucify the world.

    July 17, 2012 at 7:23 am | Reply
    • Joseph McCarthy

      Sadly enough Markos, you're right!

      July 17, 2012 at 3:21 pm | Reply
  22. William

    No sh-t! Israel has been saying that for years and have been attacked by Islamic extremists from that area. Was it only after she was egged did she come to this conclusion? The Liberals in our country have apologized and bent over backwards to please these people yet they are surprised that they still and will continue to hate us for the simple reason we are not Islamic and believe in sharia law.

    July 17, 2012 at 7:16 am | Reply
    • bccream

      This is what happens when you listen to Limbaugh and Beck infocommercials. There military presence is not in the American or European continent, yours is.

      July 17, 2012 at 7:27 am | Reply
  23. Voiceinthewind

    Israel will pay the price for thier evil terrorist ways sooner or later.

    July 17, 2012 at 7:14 am | Reply
    • William

      I know! They must pay for all those Jew suicide bombings and cutting off of heads.

      July 17, 2012 at 7:17 am | Reply
    • lorie

      I hope so. Israel is the most horrific money scammers on earth.

      July 17, 2012 at 7:22 am | Reply
      • DaveF

        Lorie: Get your head out of "where the sun does't shine" IDIOT!!!

        July 17, 2012 at 9:49 am |
    • paul

      You are a characature of yourself.

      July 17, 2012 at 9:49 am | Reply
  24. Ayman

    Wow ! Didnt realize there were so many extremist 5th graders posting here !

    July 17, 2012 at 6:26 am | Reply
  25. Ayman

    No ! It is safe and there are many many americans here ! Just saw a group of about 15 from Tulsa at the intercontinental cairo ! People are very welcoming !
    You will enjoy it !

    July 17, 2012 at 6:22 am | Reply
    • William

      Yes they finally released the two old timers they kidnapped.

      July 17, 2012 at 7:18 am | Reply
  26. mlblogscbgoldsmith

    I see the end of the Internet in these posts as the last in scream loudest of nothing as if reminding themselves they once existed.

    July 17, 2012 at 6:13 am | Reply
  27. Nyx

    Instead of meddling into other affairs Hilary should keep an eye on her husband as she is always on the wrong foot when it comes to her husband

    July 17, 2012 at 5:37 am | Reply
    • Thinker23

      Insteand of posting nonsense on CNN boards YOU should keep an eye on YOUR husband, genius...

      July 17, 2012 at 5:43 am | Reply
    • runner305

      As far as your ridiculous insinuation that Hillary Clinton is "meddling in other affairs" – - Clinton is US Secretary of State. She is the chief diplomatic representative of the US. I suggest that you do the following: 1) Get educated, and 2) Crawl back under your rock until you do so.

      July 17, 2012 at 6:01 am | Reply
      • William

        True, she has been tasked by the POTUS to further his diplomatic plans. She has done a good job in that respect. That being said i dont see anything Obama has sent her to do that she would disagree with. She is still a Liberal, just a hawkish one.

        July 17, 2012 at 7:19 am |
  28. warsteiner

    Here we go the Jews are planning something and this is the propaganda to ease the blow. The world is wise to this state of Jews and what they are doing to Palestinians. If the Jews did not begin the holocaust against the Palestinians then they could have come to agreements. But by stealing their land and killing civilians and blowing up homes they started a war and they will have to pay for it at some point. If someone comes to your land and kills your people you would always resist and never forgive.

    July 17, 2012 at 5:16 am | Reply
    • Thinker23

      If the Palestinians did not like the current arrangement they would NEGOTIATE A BETTER DEAL long ago. They had plenty of opportunities.

      July 17, 2012 at 5:42 am | Reply
      • Alexis

        In my hometown they have a taste of cobalretien that everyone goes to. You spend the day by the lake eating (corn on the cob and bratwurst), playing games (tug of war, 3-legged race, etc), listening to bands, and talking with the town folk. In the late afternoon, most people go home to take a nap, a quick shower, and get themselves ready for the night time fireworks. Everyone sits around the lake on blankets, sprayed down with bug spray, eating ice cream, and watching the firework display over the lake.

        October 10, 2012 at 10:53 pm |
    • Please Grow Up

      Please get your facts straight.

      July 17, 2012 at 6:00 am | Reply
    • William

      Hating on das Juden are we?

      July 17, 2012 at 7:20 am | Reply
    • paul

      Ah, no. The Arabs started the conflict with their multi-national invasion of (UN certified) Israel in 1948 with an openly
      genocidal objective. Guess what, the Arabs LOST (the first of many). As LOSERS the Arabs should
      settle down and start their lives over instead of trying to recapture lost glory. When they give up the FAILED policy of
      violent "resistance" the Israelis will leave them in peace.

      July 17, 2012 at 9:52 am | Reply
    • Amanda

      I don't know about bcc-ing n-many at a time, but you're right; we might not always be very peznsoalired in our responses. The point is, it takes a certain amount of effort for someone to send us their application. The courteous thing to do is to respond, and we'll do our best to encourage applicants and show our appreciation.

      September 10, 2012 at 7:47 am | Reply
  29. ipmutt

    Tell us about how she got so baddly dissed and Obama has done nothing to back her up.

    July 17, 2012 at 4:56 am | Reply
    • William

      Agreed. She is the one on the front lines meeting with these people at the direction of Obama. If he got the treatment for his policies and views that Clinton has gotten he would realize the world is a mean place and they just hate us.

      July 17, 2012 at 7:22 am | Reply
  30. jacob

    even the son of mary was a danger to the jews and was then subject to crucifiction. so it isn't news that zionists&allies are slowly revealing their ultimate agenda.

    July 17, 2012 at 4:27 am | Reply
    • Thinker23

      The son of Mary was arrested, tried, convicted and executed BY THE ROMANS. Not by Jews, genius.

      July 17, 2012 at 5:44 am | Reply
      • Nick San Diego

        WRONG big time. The jews have since the time of Christ USED others to do their dirty work.The last time was Iraq and were continuing to prod us into Iran. Pilate washed his hands of it. It was the Chief Rabb i;s instigating the public for Christs head.

        July 17, 2012 at 9:29 am |
      • Thinker23

        Nick San Diego... It seems that you blame the Jews (ALL Jews) for the death of one Jew who was arrested, tried, convicted and executed 2000 years ago by the Romans. Are you willing to accept the responsibility for the death of SIX MILLION JEWS murdered less than 70 years ago by the Nazis? Keep in mind that there were many Jew-hating "instigators" like yourself at the time cheering the murderous Nazis....

        July 18, 2012 at 5:56 am |
    • paul

      spoken like a true jihadist – full of crapola.

      July 17, 2012 at 9:54 am | Reply
  31. Bella

    Wow! This is not good for Americans trying to go on vacation. I am suppose to be going on a tour in Egypt in early Sept. Cairo and Luxor...Should I cancel???

    July 17, 2012 at 2:33 am | Reply
    • TuTu

      Nop. These places are safe.

      July 17, 2012 at 3:16 am | Reply
      • warsteiner

        Stop lying to the woman you want her kidnapped or dead

        July 17, 2012 at 5:21 am |
    • coner

      no .. go to sharm el sheikh in sinai if you love Paradise

      July 17, 2012 at 3:41 am | Reply
      • Egypt 4 ever

        for every body wants to enjoy scuba diving , come to sharm al shaikh, Egypt ,do not hesitate , may by sharm is more safe than many places in the states .

        July 17, 2012 at 7:48 am |
    • Epidi

      A friend of mine recently returned from there and I asked him the same question. He stayed in good hotels & hired a guide and he & his wife had a great time & felt safe.

      July 17, 2012 at 5:18 am | Reply
    • warsteiner

      Of course cancel,Havent you read about the minister getting kidnapped. No cities are safe for Americans they have been fed a steady diet of anti American propaganda for years so they hate us and ninety percent of the country is Muslim so they hate Christians.

      July 17, 2012 at 5:19 am | Reply
      • Ahmad

        "ninety percent of the country is Muslim so they hate Christians." Is this supposed to be the funniest comment made on this topic?
        Hate is a big word try to use it in its right context.

        July 17, 2012 at 6:21 am |
      • Egypt 4 ever

        We are the Egyptians do not hate any ,any people ,Christians in Egypt are our brothers and partners in the country ,citizenship is common ,Church next to Mosque ,yes there are problems sometimes occur ,but very rare .95% of the population are Muslims ,but the others have the right to live their own freely ,

        July 17, 2012 at 7:41 am |
    • warsteiner

      Call the embassy either English or American they will tell you

      July 17, 2012 at 5:22 am | Reply
    • Ayman

      Agree !
      It seems either way , the verdict is Lways the same !

      July 17, 2012 at 6:19 am | Reply
    • mark

      To be honest, just my opinion , I wouldn't go until they stabilize

      EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Two American tourists and their Egyptian guide who were abducted by a Bedouin in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula last week were released unharmed on Monday after negotiations with security officials and tribal leaders.

      July 17, 2012 at 6:55 am | Reply
    • Nick San Diego

      My guess, is that you're safer there than here. We seem to have the most murders,rapes,robberies than any other place in the world. Well maybe except Mexico

      July 17, 2012 at 9:33 am | Reply
    • paul

      If you ever want to know if a place in the ME is safe to visit, ask yourself this question: Can I walk down the street
      with a big crucifix around my neck or a yamakah on my head?

      July 17, 2012 at 9:57 am | Reply
  32. Victor

    As far as I know, under peace treaty with Israel, Egypt can send only a limited amount of armed forces to the Sinai. Even if Egypt wants to do something about it, its hands are tied.

    July 17, 2012 at 2:28 am | Reply
    • nour

      the Problem in the tunnels

      July 17, 2012 at 3:57 am | Reply
  33. gliese 42

    Nothing new as Hamas is a splinter party of the the Brotherhood party in Egypt

    July 17, 2012 at 1:54 am | Reply
  34. nogomel

    Egypt asn't been much since the Pharoah's ruled! Now they're poised to go even lower with little or no chance to revive their economy without the largesse of the USA. Hope we don't waste our treasure on these ignorant ******ds.

    July 16, 2012 at 8:35 pm | Reply
    • mickey1313

      the aid from america to isreal and egypt should end. These jawas dont deserve our suport.

      July 16, 2012 at 10:14 pm | Reply
      • William

        Good for you for being an equal opportunity "hater".

        July 17, 2012 at 7:24 am |
  35. Cyrus

    Just Israel telling tbe worked un advance, that children will now be killed in this area as well.

    July 16, 2012 at 8:34 pm | Reply
    • nogomel

      Only if the Egyptian cowards launch attacks from areas populated by civillians. Just like their brothers in Gaza.

      July 16, 2012 at 8:36 pm | Reply
      • Jeff

        Yep, exactly. Not a hard concept to understand.

        July 17, 2012 at 12:07 am |
      • coner

        cowards ! Language of racism in your blood

        July 17, 2012 at 3:36 am |
      • maxpayne

        Egyptian army is regular army

        July 17, 2012 at 4:05 am |

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