The White House phone log tells part of the tale. Mr. Obama talked with Mr. Morsi three times within 24 hours and six times over the course of several days, an unusual amount of one-on-one time for a president. Mr. Obama told aides he was impressed with the Egyptian leader’s pragmatic confidence. He sensed an engineer’s precision with surprisingly little ideology.I feel bad for Morsi. Obama isn't a good guy with his friends
While the cease-fire lies between Israel and the Hamas, Egypt could be the biggest loser if either side breaks the deal. As part of the deal, Egyptian President Morsi will be held accountable if anyone else fires rockets from Gaza into Israel, with a $1.5 billion loss in U.S. aid to Egypt.