Tuesday banned all Hamas activities in Egypt in another sign that the
military-backed government aims to squeeze the Palestinian Islamist
group that rules the neighboring Gaza Strip." (Reuters) And this article states: "There is already a court case
filed in Egypt to designate Hamas as a terrorist organization, and any
clashes at the border will almost certainly make a yes verdict certain.
This would close the door for any possible behind-the-door negotiations."
Egypt and Gaza | Nervana