By The Jerusalem Post |
Defense Minister says Israel will closely watch security developments, “respect” democratic process in Egypt.
Israel will not tolerate continuing terrorist attacks from the Sinai Peninsula, Defense Minister Ehud Barak warned new Egyptian president-elect Mohamed Morsy at a meeting of his Independence faction Monday at the Knesset.
When terrorist attacks emerged from Sinai over the last several months, Israel limited its response, in part because it did not want to be seen as interfering in the Egyptian election. Now that the election is over and a victor has been declared, Barak toughened his talk regarding Israel’s southern neighbor. Read more…