Egypt is still entirely under the control of a military that is supported by US tax dollars. At best Egypt is going to trade with Iran. Anything more and their cash flow is gone, and you can bank that the Egyptian military wants that money. Egypt has been western controlled since Naser, and I highly doubt that changes as long as their pockets are being lined.
Three homemade bombs in Egypt's Alexandria wound two (AP)
from the article: By Begin's logic, the Palestinians should have a state