Seriously, why not?
“State Department official: Egypt aid not in jeopardy, though US having ‘frank’ talks,” by James Rosen for FoxNews.com, September 14, 2012
A senior State Department official tells Fox News the United States’ $1.6 billion annual aid to Egypt, the large majority of which goes to the Egyptian military, is not in jeopardy of being withdrawn at this time. “We are having some very frank conversations” with the Egyptians, the aide said.
The U.S. military maintains close, strong and direct contact with Egypt’s military, the official said, adding that diplomatic contact between the two nations also continues “at all levels,” up to and including Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, whom the aide said had placed calls to top Egyptian officials in the past 72 hours.
Another senior administration official confirmed a New York Times account that President Obama did indeed place a phone call to Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and discuss with him the need for Egypt to take adequate steps to protect U.S. personnel in the country. Obama additionally asked Morsi to make a public statement — and the U.S. president is “greatly appreciative” that Morsi did so, the official said….
Yes, all is well now.