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The Ikhwan May Well Come to Power

Reader comment on item: Why Egypt Will Not Soon Become Democratic

Submitted by James (United States), Feb 4, 2011 at 15:03

Dr. Pipes' column of 2/1/11 is quite interesting, but it seems unlikely that a more liberal military regime can assume power now that the military in Egypt, Tunisia, and Yemen have announced that they will not shoot on the demonstrators. There is a very interesting article on Canada Free Press which discusses the situation and how in all likelihood the Muslim Brotherhood will eventually come to power:

http://canadafreepress.com/index.php/article/32894

Very well researched.

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