Barak: Egypt will not be Jeffersonian democracy

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 28, 2011 11:07




Defense Minister Ehud Barak said that change is moving in a positive direction for Egypt in an interview with Israel Radio on Monday.

Although praising the direction of change, however, the defense minister warned that Egypt will not become a "Jeffersonian democracy" like countries in the West. He said that it is not a pluralistic society.


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