Weapons that are unable to reach Hamas will remain in the Sinai and pose a threat to Egypt.
Get Real ,
2. close one down, two will pop up !
3. Interesting and surprising
I guess Morsi will now press Obama to press Israel to allow Iranian weapons -especially long-range rockets and missiles- to cross the border through the surface crossing. You know, quid pro quo.
Stephen in New York
4. EGYPT CAN'T GOVERN ITSELF.
As long as they ignore their own land, Gaza, they will not be able to properly govern Sinai. It is a reality that Egyptian and the Muslim world does not want to accept. The same scenario goes for Jordan and WB.
Iranian Jew ,
5. I smell money.
Egypt's dollar has fallen by about 80% recently. They need more money than can be printed at a time.
I wonder if they are "clearing tunnels" as a request by Obama in order to receive US funds?