after Morsi, particularly e violent treatment of e Bro erhood. Such a stance provoked Saudi Arabia and led it, along wi e United Arab Emirates, to provide large financial assistance to fund and sustain e coup d’etat and support e presidential candidacy of Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, previous defense minister and leader of e coup. American-Saudi disagreements wi regard to Egypt came to e surface last year, and e reason for em, according to e official American explanation, was Obama’s non-acceptance of e over row of Muhammad Morsi in a military coup. Like most American explanations, is . 28, · While Morsi’s officials, such as Haddad, were negotiating e building of a new and arate intelligence apparatus for Iran, e Obama administration was involved in secret nuclear deal. Apr 20, · Obama meets wi King Salman at start of Saudi Arabia visit World Apr 20, 9:18 AM EDT RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Barack Obama opened a brief trip to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday wi. President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, joined by e new King Salman of Saudi Arabia, shake hands wi members of e Saudi Royal Family at e Erqa Royal Palace in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on uary 27, . US State Department / Wikimedia Commons. Our new issue, Failure Is an Option, is out soon. Anti-Morsi protesters at Tahrir Square in Cairo, y 3, . (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Starting a year ago is week, Obama seemed to choose e worst over e bad in Egypt. Apr 21, · RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — President Obama and King Salman of Saudi Arabia spent more an two hours in a closed-door meeting at American officials said was cordial but underscored deep differences. 13, · A nine-page document, once-labeled Secret, listed talking points for Clinton’s meeting wi newly-elected Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi on y 14, . e talking points said Morsi. Obama’s African Dictators at e Monster Ball. In ust , Barack and Michelle held what has been appropriately dubbed e Monster’s Ball in e White House in which he feted evil African dictators known for eir cruelty to eir own people. ‘ e red carpet was rolled out for Equatorial Guinea’s Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, who shot or jailed virtually all his political. (Obama presided over a Situation Room meeting in a short-sleeved shirt and khakis.) Which was e right side of history now, e president must have wondered. Supporting a military coup would. 29, · While Morsi’s officials, such as Haddad, were negotiating e building of a new and arate intelligence apparatus for Iran, e Obama administration was involved in secret nuclear deal. US Complicity in Saudi Arabia’s Genocide in Yemen Spans Obama and Trump As a genocide scholar, I believe at under international law, e U.S. shares responsibility wi e coalition for. 03, · e Iranian intelligence reports, published by e Intercept and e New York Times on . 18, reveal a meeting between Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps . 13, · Barack Obama, lackey of Egypt’s Muslim Bro erhood. As a correspondent for e New York Times in Cairo since 20, David Kirkpatrick covered e Egyptian Spring and Winter and e account in his new book of e different episodes, e various twists and turns, displays considerable talent. If only for is reason, his book is well wor reading, besides which it enables e reader. President Obama will meet wi Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz at a moment when e relationship between e two nations is worse an it has been since e 1973 Arab oil embargo. Going into e. 27, · In a White House meeting e day after Mr. Morsi’s ouster — two days after at last phone call — Mr. Obama yielded to ose views when he accepted e military takeover. Saudi . 03, · President Barack Obama urged Egypt's military to hand back control to a democratic, civilian government wi out delay, but stopped short of calling e downfall of Mohamed Morsi a coup. Apr 12, · e Obama administration’s refusal to publicly support e coup at ousted Mohammad Morsi, Egypt’s Muslim Bro erhood-backed president, provided ano er irritant in e U.S.-Saudi relationship, which had already been strained by what Riyadh saw as America’s abandonment of Hosni Mubarak, e longtime Egyptian president, after massive anti. 24, · Let's see, refuse to meet Israel Prime Minister Netanyahu while meeting Islamist President Morsi in White House on e heals of: Morsi's people putting al-Qaeda flags on e US embassy. Morsi himself honoring e protestors who stormed e Cairo embassy. Morsi demanding Obama re-adjust his attitude to e Middle East. and Obama sending a ank You. e Obama administration has taken steps to reach out to Morsi, arguing he is committed to e Arab Spring revolution and will respect e results of democratic elections. ADVERTISEMENT. Add Obama’s weak position wi Syria and Iran. which surfaced wi Saudi Arabia’s rejection of a non-permanent seat in e United Nations Security Council. Kerry’s visit comes amid e. 29, · Clinton narrates e basic story in her memoir: Wi protesters occupying Tahrir Square, Obama sent Frank Wisner, a respected former ambassador to Egypt, to meet . Saudi Arabia, who was extremely vexed at Obama’s ousting of Mubarak, put toge er an aid package of $8 billion dollars for Egypt to encourage General Sisi to oust Morsi which he did. He also. , · Obama Administration officials already met once wi Jew-hater Mohammed Morsi. Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohammed Kamel Amr, left, meets wo U.S. Undersecretary of State William Burns, center, and President Mohammed Morsi, right, at e Presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, y 8, . Morsi is e country’s first democratically-elected president, first Islamist, and civilian. Apr 14, · Carter will meet his counterparts just before e summit on Wednesday, e White House announced. Obama's deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes said at Obama is planning to discuss e fight against DAESH terrorists in Syria and Iraq wi e GCC, as well as e Saudi-led conflict in Yemen and Iran and regional stability issues. When I was disinvited to a meeting wi President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi in New York in because I had used e term coup d'état to describe e events of y 3, I was not. Apr 17, · US President Barack Obama visited Riyadh on ch 28 to meet wi Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, following ree years of growing tension between e two allies. e deterioration in relations started wi Saudi’s lack of confidence in American military protection following e Arab Spring revolutions. e leverage Saudi Arabia gets from a meeting in e Oval Office at is critical time helps explain e timing of e visit and why e king chose not to come when Obama invited Gulf leaders. Obama will meet wi King Abdullah during his second trip to Saudi Arabia as U.S. president — e first since 2009. ADVERTISEMENT Tensions between Obama and e Saudis have grown as differences. Apr 21, · Obama's meeting wi e leader of e shadowy kingdom came as new evidence emerged linking Saudi officials to e 9/11 attacks and just days after angry kin . 17, · Morsi became Egypt's first democratically elected president in , one year after e Arab Spring uprising saw e end of President Hosni Mubarak's 30 . e Obama administration has avoided saying whe er or not ey believe ere was a coup in Egypt. recent weeks and were granted a rare two-hour meeting wi Obama last mon weeks by Gulf. e name Morsi is Egyptian and does not exist in any o er Arabic speaking country. Ambassador Anne Patterson U.S. Will ‘Pressure’ Egypt on Behalf of Bro erhood, Says U.S. Ambassador. Evidence at e Obama administration is unhappy wi e Egyptian people’s liberation from Muslim Bro erhood rule continues to emerge. 22, · But as President Obama heads to e UN General Assembly meetings is week, he has e opportunity to get one policy issue right and at a very low price. By meeting wi Egyptian leader Abdul Fattah al-Sisi on e sidelines in New York, e president can signal at e bilateral relationship is back on track despite e administration's. President Obama’s last visit to Riyadh was in e 2009 and was shortly before he visited Cairo where he gave his infamous speech prior to e Arab Spring and e fall of e U.S. backed Hosni Mubarak government. A former supporter of e now-detained ex-President Morsi, President Obama has now turned his cuff twice on e Egyptian government. 24, · e Daily Caller is reporting at President Obama quietly cancelled a meeting scheduled for is week wi Egypt’s Islamist president, Mohamed Morsi. Prior to e brutal murder on sovereign US territory of e Libyan Ambassador Chris Stevens and a wave of anti-American riots hit Muslim countries around e world, Obama was keting. 27, · In his place, Mrs. Clinton has met wi, among o ers, Presidents Mohammed Morsi of Egypt, Asif Ali Zardari of Pakistan and Mohammed el-Megaref of Libya — . Morsi to shop for nuclear-capable missiles in Beijing en route for Tehran. Netanyahu, Obama meet t. 27 DEBKAfile Exclusive Report ust 25, 12:43 PM (GMT+02:00) e White House has fixed an appointment for President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to hold talks on t. 27, debkafile’s Washington sources report. 24, · e Obama administration has been reluctant to accept e legitimacy of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi after he assumed power following e removal of his Muslim Bro erhood pre essor, Mohamed Morsi. e Washington Times has exposed Obama’s backing of e Muslim Bro erhood (MB), which Obama attempts to justify as a moderate alternative to more violent Islamist groups. 03, · e legal case (former Egyptian president) Mohammad Morsi is being tried for, e case of communicating (wi e enemy) and contacting Ayman Zawahri was an assignment of Issam Haddad by Obama in person on 28 ember , he was at e White House in a meeting wi e CIA, he says in his confessions when interrogated by e public. U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands wi Saudi Arabia's King Salman at e start of a bilateral meeting at Erga Palace in Riyadh uary 27, . Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi will spend much of e next mon pursuing his foreign policy goals. He will attend e Non-Aligned Movement meeting in Tehran on. 30 — just two days after he departed Egypt for China to meet wi leaders in Beijing. 28, · But ahead of his meeting wi King Abdullah, Obama also met wi Prince Mohamed bin Zayed, crown prince of Abu Dhabi, e richest emirate in e United Arab Emirates federation and a Saudi . 02, · In 2008, candidate Barack Obama promised at, if elected president, he would pull US troops out of Iraq in six mon s, which would have been mid-2009. Yet Obama . 04, · RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, . 4 (UPI) U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met wi Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Monday to try to ease mounting . Watch Al Jazeera’s live broadcast now. Beyond e headlines to e heart of e news of e day. Al Jazeera gets e Inside Story from some of e best minds in e Middle East and beyond. Abdel Fattah Saeed Hussein Khalil el-Sisi (Arabic: عبد الفتاح سعيد حسين خليل السيسى ʿAbdel-Fattāḥ Saʿīd Ḥesēn Khalīl es-Sīsi Egyptian Arabic: [ʕæbdel.fætˈtæːħ sæˈʕiːd ħeˈseːn xæˈliːl ɪsˈsiːsi]. born 19 ember 1954) is an Egyptian politician who is e six and current President of .