Egyptians Court U.S. Foes
CAIRO—Iran and Egypt’s new government signaled Monday they were moving quickly to thaw decades of frosty relations, worrying the U.S., Israel and Saudi Arabia that the overtures could upset the Mideast’s fragile balance of power.
Iran said it appointed an ambassador to Egypt for the first time since the two sides froze diplomatic relations more than three decades ago, the website of the Iranian government’s official English-language channel, Press TV, reported late Monday.
Also Monday, officials at Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed that new foreign minister Nabil Elaraby is considering a visit to the Gaza Strip—an area controlled by Hamas, a militant Palestinian Islamist group backed by Tehran and until now shunned by Cairo.
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We can sit in denial and hope for the best in Egypt but reality will still prevail at the end of the day.
Mr Obama you tossed an ally under the bus in exchange for something hostile to the US and Israel.
The Egyptian government is cozening up to the Islamic terrorist state of Iran and have begun diplomatic relations with them.
For those who voted for Obama this is your fault, not that you care.