Biden administration to deny $130 mln in military aid to Egypt - sources


Reuters | Washington DC | Updated: 28-01-2022 22:43 IST | Created: 28-01-2022 22:43 IST
Biden administration to deny $130 mln in military aid to Egypt - sources
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The Biden administration is set to deny $130 million of military aid to Egypt over human rights concerns, three sources familiar with the decision told Reuters.

Secretary of State Anthony Blinken said in September https://www.reuters.com/world/middle-east/us-hold-130m-egypts-military-aid-over-human-rights-sources-2021-09-14 that the aid would be withheld if Egypt did not address specific human-rights related conditions.

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