Egypt's military rulers are warning Israel against trying to undermine the opening of the Rafah border crossing, reports Haaretz. The Egyptian leadership is under intense pressure from its population to end collaboration with Israel. Someone should tell the political echelon in Tel Aviv that this is what democracy looks like - or at least the military's version of it. The Arab Spring is turning into a nightmare for Israel.
Chief of Staff of the Egyptian Armed Forces General Sami Anan warned Israel against interfering with Egypt's plan to open the Rafah border crossing with Gaza on a permanent basis, saying it was not a matter of Israel's concern, Army Radio reported on Saturday. more