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"We'll fight terrorism and 'other things.' We're gonna be friends for a long, long period of time."
A boost from Washington would go a long way towards giving El-Sisi extra validation at home and a stronger arm in the region.
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"We understand the frustration [this] will cause...[but] our top priority will always be to maintain the safety of British nationals."
Eizenkot added that an additional potential threat would emanate from advanced weapons systems falling into the hands of terror groups due to the political collapse of states in the region.
The main 'manufacturer' of terror attacks is still the 'lone attacker,' Argaman told the Knesset committee, but the weight of independent cells has risen as well.
Egypt's Pres. El-Sisi first spoke with U.S. Pres. Trump three days after he entered the White House.
Egypt's former President Hosni Mubarak has already served his sentence on a separate case.
DM Liberman arrived at the Pentagon at midday Tuesday for talks with US Defense Secy James Mattis. The top item on the agenda: Iran.
The attack was launched after the Israeli Air Force bombed an ISIS terrorist base in Sinai, earlier in the day.
It's not clear how long Israel's envoy to Egypt will be working from Jerusalem, but his safety is clearly at stake.
Despite pressure from Egypt, a source has told a Hebrew-language news site that ISIS now controls Gaza military tunnels.
Hamas blamed the Israeli military for the attack, but the IDF was unaware of the incident and said maybe Egypt was responsible.