As reported by "Al-Jazeera", yesterday said Syria to withdraw its ambassador from Egypt. This decision was the response of the Damascus by a corresponding action of Cairo.
The fact is that on Sunday, the recall of the ambassador Syria said the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Mohammed Amr, Minister of Foreign Affairs Egypt, held in Cairo meeting with Rushdie on the situation Syria — And decided "to special orders" not to send it to Damascus.
Recall that on February 17, thousands of Egyptians took to the demonstration against the Syrian authorities. Demonstrators have been at the center of the Egyptian capital, and expressed support for the Syrian people in its "holy war against the Assad regime." The demonstrators also claimed the expulsion of Syrian ambassadors.
Previously own ambassadors Syria withdrew Libya, Qatar, Tunisia, Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries.