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-- okay turning back to the protests in Egypt and president -- -- defiant stand.
-- to be joined by former pentagon official on Fox News national security analyst KT McFarland.
And former US ambassador to UN Fox News contributor John Bolton KT I remember shortly after Mubarak was ousted -- said to me.
This is going to happen again we're gonna see another uprising because more see and this administration.
Is too focused on Muslim Brotherhood -- religion in government and not reviving the economy at Egypt.
And now here we are another up.
It is so -- for -- it is all about the economy.
There are there are people -- standing in line for hours to get food to get fuel -- transportation bill that flatten the economy Egypt has.
Flat line under -- barker -- champion broke an 8% now it's flat line.
That -- -- poverty rate is 10% greater than it was even one year ago the Muslim Brotherhood and Mohammad Morrissey -- so miss manage this economy.
That people are out in the streets.
And in greater numbers even than they were.
Just two years ago so ambassador as you know -- rejecting this ultimatum from you -- Egyptian.
Military refusing to step down are we looking at the possibility of a military coup in Egypt tonight.
Well I don't think that's what the military wants to do I think they want the politicians to resolve these differences and -- -- get the economy back on track because the enterprises that the military generals themselves runner obviously.
Heard as well.
-- she feels he does have legitimacy he won an election a little bit over a year ago I mean I hate to remind the pro democracy people that he did win an election.
And a Muslim Brotherhood an even more extreme sell office.
12 thirds of the Egyptian parliament so when you hear the talk about.
The military overturn it -- elections overturning the constitution holding new elections.
You can imagine what reaction that will produce in the Muslim Brotherhood and the other Islamist system that really is a prescription for much much greater violence.
-- the situation is evolving into much greater volumes violence we're hearing.
-- injuries now and I mean there's a growing disconnect between Morrissey and the -- you point -- -- -- the army doesn't wanna step in and take control of the government.
Ambassador but where you see the situation unfolding from here because we're still within this ultimatum timeframe.
Well I think the ultimatum is fundamentally directed not only -- Morsi but -- the opposition the military is it it by definition military doesn't like people on the streets -- doesn't like disorder doesn't like instability.
And particularly doesn't like it because the more instability there is though the the lower the economy will sink from its already low level.
And they they saw in the military what happened when they took control.
There were demonstrators in the streets there as well this is very complicated the military is not of one mind.
The opposition is not of one mind and the Muslim Brotherhood is not of one mind either.
So KT the president President Obama calling president more seat today and refusing to take sides in all of this what role should the US played.
Probably president -- -- exactly what Jimmy Carter did in the Iranian revolution in nineteen in the late 1970s.
We'll pull the rug out from honored -- the guy who was spared the dictator and that cases a shot in this case it was President Mubarak.
And then once the new guys come -- it was thanks hands off.
As a result what's happened in Egypt is the same thing that's happened in Iran.
The economy gets worse the bad guys stepping and the more organized more violent opposition is now in a position of being king maker.
The military -- will be the key -- they side with Morrissey will they side with the people on the street will they take the poisons house and try to run things on their own.
Because everybody knows however bad it is now it only gets worse.
Sad state of -- -- situation in Egypt in so many other places in North Africa medic training in the this Middle East as well but I.
SA scandal and -- snowed in particular.
Requesting asylum in 21 countries.
Being refused by most of them including China Russia because he refuses to cooperate with Russia we heard from -- yesterday.
On but we do you understand the Bolivia and Venezuela may be open to accepting Snowden.
Ambassador does that even matter at this point where snow and ends up -- the damage already been done.
Terms of the US and our global reputation.
Well I think a lot of damage has been done not by Snowden who -- reputation but by the likelihood.
That and China and Russia.
Have gotten access to the information on the computers and documents he's taken -- -- I still think it's extremely important whatever access they've had.
To get Snowden and his treasure trove of information back to the United States as soon as possible.
-- what he's leaking now the fact for example that we may have spied heaven forbid on the European Union.
Which most Americans would probably applaud.
Shows I think that there's been a political agenda in his work for a long time and I think the administration has failed very badly.
To make it clear to Russia and China that we -- -- back.
-- are shaking.
I happen I agree I think that there is a lot of national security -- the former president the current president.
The national security agencies -- our intelligence chiefs of various administrations have this is irreparable damage that's been done.
In addition of -- I think the humiliation.
You know you've would you ever imagine that the Russians and the Chinese to do this to Ronald Reagan -- -- -- director Richard Nixon they have taken a situation that the equivalent.
A diplomatic equivalent of a slap in the face to President Obama they humiliated and and there's nothing that President Obama seems able to do over seem to agree the damage has been done I think to damages have been -- want.
Is the actual goods you -- what information has he -- -- with its cousin ran short on time but so we know the NSA is leash.
It's playing on our closest -- EU so not just searching for terrorists but also economic espionage as they're calling it -- so what more you know we heard Greg Greene walked.
Glenn -- -- on fox says -- that there's more to come what she could possibly drop at this very good.
The secret is there -- -- secrets first of all but secondly the question that I've heard from people on the intelligence community is.
-- Obama has recently.
Re written a lot of the -- the nuclear weapons strategy or strategic posture.
Is there something like this has to come out is as has he managed to get its hands on are single most important nuclear secrets and it's -- what he's trading.
For asylum in places.
And that's the most important question right now I don't know KT thank you so much and ambassador Bolton with the push to talk to you guys -- again.
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