For whatever reason (probably connected with a large bribe to Gamal Mubarak) Israel buys Egyptian gas at about a fifth of world market price. This results in a daily saving of about 10 million dollars, resulting in an annual saving of 3.5 billion dollars. In effect, Egypt gives Israel $3.5. billion per year. WHY?????
Gunmen in Egypt kill guard outside Niger embassy (Reuters)
from the article: Egypt presidential hopeful Moussa wants to keep peace with Israel