Right now with President Obama and his ultra left wing government, should not feel confident about anything. Under his whatch, the whole Middle East is in turmoil. No country both friend or foe has any confidence in what the US does or says. Obama and his State department should not feel so confident about anything. The only rational voice right now, seem the voice of Netanyahu.
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from the article: U.S. 'confident' Egypt can provide good security at Rafah border