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HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal speaks with me from Amman about the political vacuum that exists in the region after the collapse of Palestinian-Israeli peace talks. As a long-time Jordanian official and someone who has played a key role in the Hashemite Kingdom’s international affairs he has keen insight into what we can expect to unfold in the region.
When I was in Cairo one of the main issues I wanted to find out was what role Egypt can and will play in the Israeli-Palestinian standoff. I spoke to Issndr El Amrani the Director of the North Africa group at the International Crisis Group and asked him what are the domestic limitations and requirements that the Sisi government is facing when it comes to formulating policy towards the situation in Gaza.