Very true statement. Obama made a very compelling Cairo speech but has floundered since. Israel has too much of a grip on Congress and the White House. When it comes to Israel, the USA is not moved by the human rights violations against Palestinians.
U.S. to deliver 8 advanced F-16s to Egypt on July 30-31, U.S. embassy in Cairo says (Reuters)
from the article: Syria: Obama has failed in peace efforts and lost influence in Mideast