Following IPA’s news release, Nick Turse, who wrote “Obama’s Reset: Arab Spring or Same Old Thing?” appeared on Russia Today to discuss Obama’s recent speech. He said that despite the President’s promise to support self-determination in the region, the administration provided Mubarak’s regime with around $3.2 billion in aid his first year in office.
Turse on U.S. Arming Authoritarian Regimes
May 20, 2011