This is interesting. Bare Naked Islam has a pair of maps of north Africa and the middle east. They color code the countries, showing those that are friendly to the United States, those which are neutral, and those that are enemies of the U.S. One is from 2008, the end of G.W. Bush’s term as President, and one is from 2011, the middle of Barack Obama’s first term. Here they are:
I’d say sucking up to leaders of other countries isn’t working.