"The people of Egypt have spoken," declared President Obama when a popular uprising toppled the pro-U.S. leader Hosni Mubarak. Above: Anti-government protesters in Cairo's Tahrir Square in 2011. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

Photo by: Ben Curtis

"The people of Egypt have spoken," declared President Obama when a popular uprising toppled the pro-U.S. leader Hosni Mubarak. Above: Anti-government protesters in Cairo's Tahrir Square in 2011. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)