PM: Keeping Egypt treaty is in world’s interest

25.11.2011                      28.Cheschwan. 5772


PM: Keeping Egypt treaty is in world's interest

Comments come day after Netanyahu says Israel has "clear interest” in strong, independent Jordan.

The Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty ensures “stability in the heart of the Middle East,” and it’s in both countries’ interests – as well as the interest of the world – for it to be maintained, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said on Thursday.
Netanyahu, speaking at a press conference in the capital with visiting Romanian Prime Minister Emil Boc, said in reference to the Suez Canal that the 1979 peace treaty ensured free access to one of the world’s most important sea lanes….