Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Visits Egypt for Talks

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton arrived in Cairo today to urge President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood and the military to engage in talks and continue Egypt’s transition to democracy.

Clinton will also discuss regional security and ways the U.S. can help support Egypt’s economy, according to a State Department source who wasn’t authorized to speak on the record.

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