Watchtowers along the Israel-Egypt border
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Israel's concerns over Egypt after Mubarak ousted

The turmoil in North Africa and the Middle East has left foreign policy makers thinking of new ways to engage with that part of the world.

Nowhere is that anxiety felt more acutely than in Israel.

The country shares a long border with Egypt and until a couple of months ago, it was considered a safe one.

Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports.

  • 28 Feb 2011
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