Israel Could Be In Trouble With Egypt

04.26.11 | Sarah Harnisch

  Israel could be in trouble with another country. More then 50-percent of Egyptians polled by Pew Reearch said they want to dissolve the 1979 Peace Treaty with Israel. The landmark treaty ended more then 30 years of war-- and has kept both countries peacable. Why? Religion. About 60-percent of those surveyed said "laws should directly follow the teachings of Islam's holy book." The man keeping that peace treaty in place- Hosni Mubarak-- is gone. Under Mubarak, Egypt had maintained a blockade of the gaza strip with Israel. For more on the story, go here.