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Transcript of President Obama’s speech on Egypt

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s statement Thursday in response to the security situation in Egypt, delivered from his vacation home in Chilmark, Mass., as transcribed by Federal News Service. Obama announced that the U.S. is canceling a joint military exercise with Egypt that had been scheduled for next month, saying traditional U.S. cooperation cannot continue as usual when civilians are being killed in the streets.

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