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Moment of Opportunity: President Obama on the Middle East & North Africa

President Obama sets out his vision for U.S. policy in the Middle East and North Africa:

[T]he events of the past six months show us that strategies of repression and strategies of diversion will not work anymore. Satellite television and the Internet provide a window into the wider world--a world of astonishing progress in places like India and Indonesia and Brazil. Cell phones and social networks allow young people to connect and organize like never before. And so a new generation has emerged. And their voices tell us that change cannot be denied.
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