As Democrats in Congress are quit to mock President Donald Trump’s failures, they are nearly silent on his successes.
Today, Trump met with President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
“I just want to let everybody know in case there was any doubt that we are very much behind President Sisi. He’s done a fantastic job in a very difficult situation. We are very much behind Egypt and the people of Egypt,” Trump said in an Oval Office meeting with the Egyptian leader.
Among other things, Trump may be looking to mend a relationship which had suffered under the previous administration:
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The one-on-one meeting between Trump and Sisi, followed by a separate gathering with top aides, showed how intent the new U.S. president is on rebooting the bilateral relationship and building on the strong connection the two presidents established when they first met in New York last September.
“I just want to say to you, Mr President, that you have a great friend and ally in the United States, and in me,” Trump said.