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Israeli prime minister visits Egypt officially for the first time in 10 years

By DW
15 September 2021   |   6:09 am
Israeli premier Bennett said Egypt could help restart the peace process with the Palestinians, while Egyptian President Al-Sisi said he wants to "strengthen regional security."

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