Article Photos: Egypt Islamist leader cautious on Gaza crisis 3/6

  FILE - In this Saturday, July 14, 2012 file photo, Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohammed Kamel Amr, right, takes a reporter's question at a joint press conference with U. S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton at the presidential palace in Cairo, Egypt. Egypt has asked the United States to push Israel to stop its offensive against Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip, warning that the violence could "escalate out of control." Egypt's Foreign Ministry says in a statement released Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 that Foreign Minister Mohammed Amr spoke with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton late the night before, asking for "immediate U.S. intervention to stop the Israeli aggression." (AP Photo/Maya Alleruzzo, File)