Dateline Defense: Egypt, Israel, and the New "Arab Spring"
by Matthew RJ Brodsky
ABC News Channel 8 "Capital Insider"
July 8, 2013
With the military seizing power from the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, it is facing external pressure to move toward "democracy" and "transparency" as soon as possible. Meanwhile, as violence and political unrest plague most nearby capitals, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry continues to spend his political capital trying to revive the Palestinian-Israeli peace process. Matthew RJ Brodsky joins Morris Jones on "Capital Insider" to discuss the Israeli and Turkish perspective on the new Egyptian uprising, the safety situation in the Sinai, and Secretary of State John Kerry's priorities in the Middle East.