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U.S-Made Missiles Intercepted by Egyptians

Six Weapons Were About to be Smuggled into Gaza

By: David Shear
Published: January 4th, 2013 in News » World
Pic: Haaretz
A shipment of American-made missiles headed for Gaza have been intercepted by Egyptian security forces in the Sinai Peninsula.

According to a report on January 4th from the Palestinian news agency, Ma’an, the Egyptian Interior Ministry – upon receiving intelligence about the shipment of arms – raided an area near El-Arish, where the found six American made missiles about to be smuggled into the Gaza Strip.

According to Ma’an, some of the missiles, which had a firing range of two kilometers, were designed to be used against tanks, while others were destined for anti-aircraft.

Meanwhile, in December, the Egyptians, along with assistance from local Bedouins, stopped the attempted smuggling of 17 French-made rockets into the Gaza Strip.

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