Despite the fact that the Egyptian military overthrew a democratically-elected government and then imprisoned 40,000 people, the US has decided to sell them “12 F-16s made by Lockheed Martin Corp., 20 Harpoon missiles from Boeing Co. and kits to assemble 125 M1A1 Abrams tanks from General Dynamics Corp.”
So much for the “Arab Spring” and America’s love of democracy.
How long before these weapons are used to kill more civilians?
They shipped weapons to Iraq and they ended up in the hands on ISIL.
They shipped weapons to Mexico and they ended up in the hands of drug cartels.
They shipped weapons to Yemen and they ended up in the hands of… well, they don’t really know. They just “disappeared”.