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What are your thoughts on the upheaval in Egypt? Should the American Gov't do anything about it?

They have shut down internet and some landlines in anticipation of protesters on Friday to change Egypt and the regime there.

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2011/01/28/violent-clashes-police-break-cairo/

http://www.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/africa/01/28/egypt.protests/index.html?hpt=T1&iref=BN1

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Shaneagle777

Asked by Shaneagle777 at 9:43 PM on Jan. 27, 2011 in Politics & Current Events

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  • N, . the US Govt. should stay out of what is a purely internal political matter . If the US is aked by the Egyptians to play a conciliatory role , that could be considered but otherwise , stay out of it .
    janet116

    Answer by janet116 at 9:54 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • Nope, it's their problem to deal with.
    meriana

    Answer by meriana at 10:00 PM on Jan. 27, 2011

  • Nope, the U.S. needs to mind their own business.
    the_kimmers

    Answer by the_kimmers at 2:02 AM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • I don't know much about what is going on over there. I have mixed feelings about our government policing the world.....depends on why....
    Anna92464

    Answer by Anna92464 at 9:25 AM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • What, how can we do or say ANYTHING with a Communist in the White House?


    We have nothing to help anyone with.


    Not even the moral high ground anymore.


    Now eat what Michelle told you to today.


    Very sad.

    mustbeGRACE

    Answer by mustbeGRACE at 12:02 PM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • Hell no - why do we have to stick our nose into every conflict?
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 2:35 PM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • no. let another country play police for once.
    gwen20

    Answer by gwen20 at 6:32 PM on Jan. 29, 2011

  • No matter what we do, the rest of the world will condemn us for something. We should just stay out of it. The Monroe Doctrine doesn't include the Middle East.
    jesse123456

    Answer by jesse123456 at 6:46 PM on Jan. 29, 2011

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