Was The Arab Spring Bad For Egypt?

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Violent protests in Egypt have been ongoing since 2011 when President Hosni Mubarak was overthrown and put on trial. Has the country improved since ousting Mubarak? What’s the current state of Egypt?

Learn More:
Egypt’s Unprecedented Instability by the Numbers
http://carnegieendowment.org/2014/03/24/egypt-s-unprecedented-instability-by-numbers/h5j3
“Egyptians have suffered through the most intense human rights abuses and terrorism in their recent history in the eight months since the military ousted then president Mohamed Morsi.”

Egypt: Background and U.S. Relations
https://www.fas.org/sgp/crs/mideast/RL33003.pdf
“Between 1948 and 2014, the United States provided Egypt with $74.65 billion in bilateral foreign aid…, including $1.3 billion a year in military aid from 1987 to the present.”

BBC Profile: Hosni Mubarak
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-12301713
“Hosni Mubarak ruled Egypt for almost 30 years until he was swept from power in a wave of mass protests in February 2011.”

U.S. Passports and International Travel: Egypt
http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/country/egypt.html

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jAEix8-Zk2U

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