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mikesilvia
09-15-2012, 08:10 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Has the Arab Winter arrived?It's a question analysts in Washington are asking as angry demonstrations spread across North Africa and the Middle East to protest a video ridiculing the Islamic prophet Muhammad.Those skeptical of promoting democracy in Muslim countries and those who fear a rapid decline in American influence may see their suspicions validated. Even among those who've championed the end of Middle Eastern autocracies, the level of anti-American rage wrought by the film has been ominous.U.S. embassies and consulates have been breached this...

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