Egypt summoned the Israeli ambassador on Monday after Israeli forces attacked a convoy of aid ships headed to Gaza to break Israeli siege, state TV reported.
1.5 million Gazans live under heavy Israel siege and Egypt insists on not to opening the only Gaza border crossing in a move condemned by around the world in protests, leaving Gazans desperate to digging tunnels underground and risking their lives since 2007.
"Egypt summons the Israeli ambassador in Cairo following 'Freedom Convoy' events," Nile TV reported in a brief headline without giving further details. Freedom Convoy was the name give to a group of aid ships.
The Israeli embassy in Cairo had no immediate comment about the report that Ambassador Itzhak Levanon had been summoned.