Egypt is backed by the United States through weapons sales, foreign aid and training programs. To the tune of 2 Billion a year, this is an army forged by the hammer and anvil of this Union.
How will it feel if/when they open fire on a rebellious population seeking to toss the shackles of an incorrigible regime that sits upon it?
It will be unpleasant for those paying attention, nothing to see for the rest of this nation. The reality of how amoral our foriegn policy has been can rear its ugly head, and we are unlikely to see a change.