Reflecting on Israel-Egypt relations, the lack of normalization between the two countries has persisted for four decades despite security interests prevailing. Antisemitic and anti-Israel sentiments are deeply ingrained in Egyptian society, perpetuated by education and media. The Egyptian regime must navigate its own self-interests while considering negative public opinion towards Israel and positive attitudes towards Palestinians. The recent rapprochement between Iran and Egypt raises concerns about Iran's influence in the region and potential damage to Egypt's relations with Israel. Ongoing political and strategic talks are necessary to address incitement and indoctrination, and to establish a broad and strategic view of the challenges facing Egypt.
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