More than anything he will be establishing the new Egypt as a credible broker between the Palestinians and Israel. That alone will be priceless in a few months. Worrying about the reconciliation is moot as the Palestinian state is only moments away. Israel has no choice right now except to get involved in any diplomatic process that presents itself. The Shalit negotiation is a hidden gift for Israel at this moment, as dark as that may sound.
Suspected assailant in car-ramming attack in West Bank shot (Haaretz)
from the article: Egypt pushing Hamas to soften stance on Shalit deal