Israel Warns the U.S. Not to Weaken Egypt's Gen. Tantawi

(Maariv-Hebrew-28Nov11) Eli Bardanstein and Amit Cohen - Diplomatic circles in Israel expressed criticism of the White House, which called on Friday for the Egyptian government to transfer the reigns of authority to a civilian government at the earliest possible time. "The U.S. is repeating the same mistake it made during the first revolution in Egypt, when it called on Mubarak to turn over the government." The Foreign Ministry is now operating through Israel's ambassadors in France, Germany, and Britain to pass a message that nothing should be done which shakes up the structure of government in Egypt and which could plunge it into a civil war.

2011-11-28 00:00:00

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