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"Tonight we light up the @TelAviv Municipality with the flag of #Egypt. Those seeking peace will not rest until such horrific acts will end."
Last August Eizenkot received the U.S. Legion of Merit from Dunford during the honor guard ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington.
ISIS is claiming it was a terror attack, and they are responsible.
Some Israelis were trying to find alternative routs to reach the Sinai beaches, possibly via Jordan.
Both attacks were carried out by the Islamic State terrorist group against Coptic Christian churches on the holiday of Palm Sunday.
A boost from Washington would go a long way towards giving El-Sisi extra validation at home and a stronger arm in the region.
ISIS has intensified efforts to achieve a "high quality" attack against an Israeli target.
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.
Eleven people were treated for severe trauma; four missiles were fired at the city.
Gunshots were heard along the Israeli-Egyptian border, and an Israeli Arab teen has been killed.