Israel Rules Out The Return of Embassy Staff to Cairo Anytime Soon

16 Nov 2011 - 10:06

Cairo (Islam Times) - Senior Israeli political sources of the government of Tel Aviv, revealed that an official Israeli delegation, diplomats and senior security officials will visit Cairo soon to gauge the strict security arrangements to ensure the safe return of the Israeli ambassador and embassy staff to Egypt.

The Israeli public radio, said that some sources ruled out the return of the embassy staff to Egypt in the near future.

It also revealed that the Israeli ambassador to Egypt, "Yitzhak Ftanon" in a statement he made recently, that the purpose of the recent was to study ways to re-activate the diplomatic activity in Egypt and the safe return of the ambassador and the diplomatic team to Cairo as soon as possible.

Levanon added that despite this, the new location for the Israeli embassy has not yet been found and thus the date of the resumption of the diplomatic activity in Cairo is not set yet.
The Israeli Ambassador and members of the Israeli diplomatic staff had left Cairo after the Egyptian protesters stormed the embassy in September.

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