Israel Embassy Reopens in Egypt after Four Years

(Al-Ahram-Egypt) Israel has reopened an embassy in Cairo after four years of closure, the Israeli prime minister's spokesman to the Arab media, Ofir Gendelman, announced on Wednesday. Dore Gold, the director-general of Israel's foreign ministry, attended the re-opening ceremony along with Israel's ambassador to Cairo Haim Koren. In September 2011, a few months after the outbreak of the January 25th revolution, hundreds Egyptian protesters stormed the former premises in Giza.

2015-09-10 00:00:00

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