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Leahy Ties Egyptian NGO Raids To U.S. Aid

WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt., chairman, Senate Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on the State Department and Foreign Operations) is the architect of the new conditions on U.S. military aid to Egypt, which he included in the State Department’s budget bill for Fiscal Year 2012. Egyptian military leaders are in Washington today (Friday) for consultations with U.S. defense officials and others. His statement today follows: read more

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