US withholding $130 million military aid to Egypt over human rights concern

The Biden administration is preventing $130 million worth of military aid to Egypt due to allege human rights violations. The funds will be released only when Cairo takes specific steps related to human rights, a State Department spokesperson said last week. Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s move is a break with his predecessors’ policy of … Continue reading US withholding $130 million military aid to Egypt over human rights concern