Ex-ambassador describes complications in Egypt

Former U.S. ambassador to Egypt Daniel Kurtzer gestures as he answers a question at Princeton University Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, in Princeton, N.J. Kurtzer served as the top U.S. official in Egypt before becoming ambassador to Israel. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

February 2, 2011 5:42:09 AM PST
Daniel Kurtzer, a former U.S. ambassador to Egypt, said Tuesday that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's announcement that he won't seek re-election may have come too late to calm protests gripping his country.