Here is video of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry meeting with some Egyptian Officials during his visit to Egypt yesterday. Some opposition figures reportedly stayed away from meeting with Kerry out of fear of the ruling Muslim Brotherhood:
WASHINGTON POST: Well-known political opposition figures stayed away from meetings with visiting Secretary of State John F. Kerry on Saturday, some for fear of appearing too close to the United States in the still-unsettled politics of Egypt two years after the fall of a U.S.-backed dictator.
Kerry encouraged Egypt’s Islamist-led government to take politically difficult economic steps that are crucial to securing international loans and outside investment. President Mohamed Morsi, whom Kerry will see Sunday, has been unable to marshal support for such economic measures. His opponents accuse him of reneging on pledges of political and religious openness. . . .Read More