There is little tangible progress in the wake of the talks last week, however Egypt’s position in general is part of a trend among many Arab states to deal with the Syrian regime again.
BEHIND THE LINES: The efforts of Moscow to assert itself as a power in the Eastern Mediterranean should sound a cautionary note.
Until recently, only Egypt and Jordan had full relations with Israel, but their nationals must still apply for entry permits.
Gadot has a slight resemblance to Taylor that has gone unremarked upon until now.
"When you platform men like this, you tell every woman in your cast, crew, and audience that her life and safety don't matter," said one Twitter user, Rosaline Elbay.
Israel and the US have significantly weakened the Palestinian Authority, adopting unilateral measures such as US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, US aid cutoff to UNRWA and more.
“This is a new population that has probably never protested in their life,” Mohamed Lotfy, executive director of the Egyptian Commission for Rights and Freedoms, told The Media Line.
The Egyptians, over the decade, have acted as the main peacemakers between Fatah and Hamas.
"There is no justification for the repeated violent treatment against those who seek to eke out a living for their children," said a Hamas statement.