US closed Embassy in Cairo early today & released employees due to protests; working w/Egyptian authorities to secure US post—
margaret brennan (@margbrennan) January 28, 2013
Earlier, “civil unrest” prompted the Canadian Embassy in Cairo to shut down operations:
Now, with the Arab Spring is in full bloom once again:
The U.S. Embassy has followed suit:
State Dept: Our embassy in Cairo closed early today, released people in response to protests on street. We're monitoring for further steps—
Hannah Allam (@HannahAllam) January 28, 2013
Per Catherine Herridge – US Embassy in Cairo closed this morning "in response to unrest"—
Shannon Bream (@ShannonBream) January 28, 2013
Hmmm … only yesterday, the Lightbringer was bragging to CBS’ Steve Kroft about his incredible “leadership” when it came to Egypt. Mayhaps his horn-tooting was a bit premature.
What happens when you give F-16 fighters to Egypt, America has to close its Cairo Embassy and civilians run for their lives.—
Ronnie Spangler (@Mar4L) January 28, 2013
Well, we’re nothing if not generous.
What’s going on? Oh, you know. The usual:
Attacks force US to close embassy in Cairo. Which video this time? Oh what difference does it make?—
Jim Vicevich (@jimvicevich) January 28, 2013
Indeed. Meanwhile, what does this say about Obama’s favorite gal pal?
Wonder if Hillary saw those cables.