As the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.
Google Inc. said Monday that its marketing manager has been released in Egypt after being detained during anti-government protests two weeks ago.
San Francisco-based Link TV is giving its audience a broad view of events unfolding in Egypt, as Al Jazeera English language broadcasts have been bumped from about 30 minutes each day to a full 12 hours.
Since the U.S. State Department issued a travel advisory for U.S. citizens traveling in Egypt, which remains in a tumultuous period of political instability, 19 University of California students and at least 13 other adults have been transported from the country.
Google said one of its Middle East managers has gone missing in Cairo, where violent protests against the ruling regime have embroiled Egypt’s capital for the past week.
Several Bay Area tech companies have had to shut down operations in Egypt because of that country’s massive political uprising.
The State Department is using government chartered planes to evacuate Americans from Egypt, but not all of the U.S. citizens there want to leave.
The continuing political tensions in Egypt are leaving for some anxious moments for many Bay Area families.