Sunday, September 23, 2012

Egypt's Morsi calls on US to fulfill its commitment to Palestinian self-Rule

If Egypt is to keep its Camp David commitments to Israel, America should also make good on its commitments from 1978, the Egyptian president explained.

On the eve of his first flight to the United States, where he will attend the United Nations General Assembly, Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi called on the U.S. to make good on its commitment to Palestinian self-rule.

In an interview with the New York Times, published Saturday night, Morsi equated Egypt's commitment to peace with Israel to the U.S. commitment to the Palestinians.

“As long as peace and justice are not fulfilled for the Palestinians, then the treaty remains unfulfilled,” he said. Read More