Imperiling Israel: US gives arms to Egypt

Four F-16 fighter jets  have left the U.S.  for Egypt as part of a foreign aid package critics say should have been scrapped when the nation elected Mohammed Morsi a president who has called President Obama a liar and urged that hatred of Jews be instilled in children. Sixteen F-16s and 200 Abrams tanks are to be given to the Egyptian government before the end of the year under a foreign aid deal signed in 2010 with then-Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, a longtime U.S. ally.
Critics, including several in Congress, say it doesn't make sense to follow through with the package, Read more.