Egypt's Brotherhood calls to cut ties with Israel

Ynetnews 15 November 2012
By Roi Kais

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood condemned the assassination of Hamas military chief Ahmed Al-Jabari, and called on the authorities in Cairo to sever diplomatic and commercial ties with Israel.

The powerful group said in a statement that "the Egyptian government must be the first to (cut ties), and serve as an example to Arabs and Muslims who maintain relations with this entity."

The statement further called on the Palestinian Authority to immediately halt its defense cooperation with the IDF. (continue reading...)