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This is the main reason why the American and European political establishment cares about Egypt

It's all about oil distribution routes through the Suez Canal:


So while the U.S. and Europeans are in process of losing their oil distribution routes, the Russians and the Chinese are building new ones:



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Thanks for the update....!!!

In summary, the Iran-Iraq-Syria Pipeline and the Iran-Pakistan Pipeline are fragments of the same grand Eurasian natural gas pipeline that are being weaved together like a carefully crafted Persian carpet. This gives added context to the conflict in Syria. It also helps explain the positions of countries like Qatar and Turkey that want regime change in Damascus. This is also one of the reasons that the European Union has unilaterally sanctioned the Iran LNG Company (ILC) in 2012, just before Iran began its LNG exports.

"follow the oil"

"follow the oil"