Expert: U.S. can advise, not dictate, events in Egypt

Max Zimbert
Yahoo News
(Photo © Mosa'ab Elshamy) Violence erupted in Cairo and in locations across Egypt on Wednesday as anti-Mursi forces clashed with the deposed president’s supporters.
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Questions about Egypt and the Middle East? Join Yahoo News on Thursday to chat about the crisis in Egypt with Stephen Zunes, a professor of politics and international studies and chairs Middle Eastern Studies program at the University of San Francisco.

We'll be discussing the violent crackdown this week that left hundreds dead, and the response from the White House. Egypt is the second largest recipient of U.S. foreign aid and a strategic American ally.