Egypt foreign minister to meet Israel PM in rare visit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu opens the weekly cabinet meeting at his Jerusalem's office on July 10, 2016Egypt’s foreign minister is to meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday on reviving peace efforts with the Palestinians, on the first such visit to Israel in nearly a decade that is the latest sign of warming ties. The trip comes amid talk of reviving an Arab peace initiative with the Palestinians and with Israel’s military having recently saluted “unprecedented” intelligence cooperation with Egypt to combat jihadists of the Islamic State group.

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