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Friday, August 04, 2006

Judges in Egypt: Scrap peace deal with Israel

Egypt: Source

Egyptian judges ask government to cancel peace accord with Israel; Strike scheduled for Sunday

Roee Nahmias

Judges in Egypt called upon the government to dissolve its peace agreement with Israel, on the grounds that it is inconceivable for Egypt to coexist peaceably with Israel while the IDF operates in Lebanon. The judges expressed support of popular resistance against Israeli
advances, which, in their eyes, is the only way to protect the Arab ummah (greater nation).

In a statement issued Thursday, Egyptian judges censured "the barbaric Israeli attacks on the Palestinian and Lebanese people." They also warned of American attempts "to rearrange the Middle East, based on the 'Greater Middle East' plan, via Israeli pride and American hegemony, in whose eyes the lives of hundreds of Arab children are not worth the wounds of one Israeli child."

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As LGF puts it, does this mean we can stop sending over 2 million dollars in support to Egypt now?

Egypt shares a border with Israel, so will the U.S. pick up Israel's '6'?