Egyptian Prime Minister Hisham Qandil (R) arrives with his Qatari counterpart and Foreign Minister Hamad bin Jassim Al-Thani for a joint press conference following their meeting with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi in Cairo on January 8, 2013. Qatar said it will increase its financial aid to Egypt by $2.5 billion to a total of $5 billion, comprising an outright grant of $1 billion and $4 billion in bank deposits. (AFP/Getty Images)
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