Aug 29 2013
“No warship has the right to pass through the Suez Canal to attack Syria” “No American war ship or British or else is allowed to pass through the Suez Canal ship,” ordered the Egyptian Minister of Defense.
Perhaps this is the reason for the sudden delay in Obama’s decision about attacking Syria?
French IRIB According Farsnews, citing Reuters, General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi insisted that no authorization be given to warships that would attack Syria. The decision was taken as part of the Egyptian government’s respect of the the joint defense agreement signed between Egypt and Syria, Reuters announced, making an attack against Syria difficult for the United States and Great Britain, according to the same agency.