Islamic Spring… Egyptian Students Promise to Storm US Embassy If Palestinian Bid at UN Is Vetoed
Protesters in Cairo stormed the Israeli Embassy last month. (Fars)
Islamic Spring. Egyptian students promised to storm the US Embassy in Cairo if the US vetoes the Palestinian bid for UN membership.
Fars News reported:
A group of Egyptian youths in a call via an internet social network called for demonstrations in front of the US Embassy in Cairo to take over the US compound if Washington vetoes the Palestinian bid for UN membership.
According to a report by Palestine al-Yawm (Palestine Today) news network, the young Egyptians have posted a request on their Facebook webpage and blasted Barack Obama’s speech after his presidency in Cairo in which the US President pledged a new approach towards Muslims.
They said that the threat by the Obama administration to veto the Palestinian bid for UN membership revealed the realities about Obama and the fact they “he is a liar and is no different with his predecessors in supporting Israel and blatant violation of the Arab nations’ rights”.
The Egyptian youths said the attack on the US embassy would serve as a strong message in response to the US hegemonic policies.
They further warned the US to refrain from vetoing the Palestinian bid, saying that such a move by the US would encourage violence in the world.
The vote for Palestinian statehood will be held next week.