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U.S. Sending 20 More F-16s to Egypt – Just What An Islamic Republic Needs

Despite it’s Muslim Brotherhood government, the US has decided to send 20 more F-16 fighter planes to Egypt,  FoxNews reports.

Egypt already has 200 planes, and these 20 are part of an order placed by the U.S., for former president Hosni Mubarak 2 years ago, as part of a $1 billion dollar foreign package to Egypt.

With Islamic Egypt cozying up to Iran, and the Israel-Egypt peace treaty on the rocks, is sending them the most advanced F-16s that Lockheed Martin makes the best of ideas right now? You would think with problems that Egypt faces, sending food and teachers might be a far more wiser use of that money.

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16 Responses to “U.S. Sending 20 More F-16s to Egypt – Just What An Islamic Republic Needs”

  1. Eric Knutsen says:

    EPIC FAIL

  2. Barbara Moore says:

    UNBELEAVEABLE

  3. Richard Korkiakoski says:

    US, Egypt Conducting Joint Military Exercises
    2012-09-05
    http://www.virtualjerusalem.com/news.php?Itemid=7934

    US Leads Major War Drill in Jordan – Israel Not Invited
    5/16/2012
    http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/155840

  4. Liza Farrell says:

    UNBELIEVABLE !!!!!!!

  5. Michael J. Bonome says:

    This is outright, unadulterated, unrefined HORSE**** !!!!!!!

  6. Robert Gulliford says:

    “Obama Is Surrounding Israel By Very Advanced Weaponry. He Has Given Them More Military Tanks Than The US Military Possesses. WHY?”

  7. Okoro Leo C says:

    It’s either Egypt is at war or they are preparing for one. Obama should stop playing double standard in the ME.

  8. Okoro Leo C says:

    While Egypt gets 20 F-16 fighter jets, Israeli F-16 engines develop wings.

  9. shermanpeabody says:

    it’s a good thing because it creates jobs for American defense workers

  10. Anonymous says:

    creates jobs for American people.

  11. Okoro Leo C says:

    Is that the only thing that can create jobs?

  12. Yehuda Cohen says:

    Creates jobs for American people to provide Satan with weapons to try and take over the world; thus, is the goal of the Muslim Brotherhood.

  13. Grace Acosta says:

    Interesting. The Left gets all bent out of shape over the war in Afghanistan, but about military aid to Egypt we don't hear a peep. Double standards, much?

  14. is America not worried about the Muslim Brotherhood which is obvious helping Hamas and Iran? you are aiding your enemy indirectly!

  15. Curt Jones says:

    The Chosen One has learned all he can from Chavez. New mentors must be paid.

  16. Dolores Hurley Chamberlain says:

    wow….so bad!

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