The head of a messianic Jewish ministry says President Obama's
support for the so-called "Arab Spring" is reaping disastrous
Recently new Egyptian President Mohammad Morsi attended an
Islamic prayer meeting in which the local Imam urged Allah to
"destroy the Jews and their supporters." Morsi is seen on a video
mouthing "amen" to these sentiments. Groups like the
Anti-Defamation League and the Simon Wiesenthal Center have
condemned Morsi for attending the anti-Semitic event. (
See earlier story)
Jan Markell is founder and director of Olive Tree
Ministries in Minnesota. She says the situation in the
Middle East has deteriorated greatly -- and that much of the
responsibility for that lies with the U.S.'s current
"This is the fruit of the so-called Arab Spring,"
she says. "I don't believe there is any way even a new president
can correct the damage that's been done in the Middle East thanks
to the cooperative efforts of our White House and our State
Markell believes countries like Egypt and Libya were more stable
before the "Arab Spring."
"There was stability under [former Egyptian President Hosni]
Mubarak. Even under [Libya's] Moammar Gadhafi there was stability
compared to what it's turning into," she tells OneNewsNow. "It's al
Qaida and it's the Muslim Brotherhood. It's absolute evil in these
various Middle Eastern countries."