Kerry Meets for Talks with al-Sisi


secretary-of-state-john-kerry-met-with-egyptian-president-abdel-fattah-al-sisiSecretary of State John Kerry met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on today. Kerry is the highest-ranking U.S. official to visit Egypt since al-Sisi ousted President Mohamed Mursi.

Kerry arrived one day after the Egyptian court upheld the death sentence for 183 members of the Muslim Brotherhood. Dspite this, Kerry showed optimism for Egypt’s humanitarian future.

“There are issues of concern … but we know how to work at these,” he said at an meeting before talking with al-Sisi. This visit is part of Kerry’s larger tour of the Middle East and Europe to warn other countries of the severity of the crisis in Iraq. Read more.

{Andy Newscenter}


  1. So after the Arab Spring, the Muslim Brotherhood, and all the vicious attacks on the Obama administration regarding Egypt, it now has a ruler exactly like Mubarak — except that so far he hasn’t shown the same kind of anti-Semitism that Mubarak displayed.