Egypt sends tanks to secure Sinai Gaza border

July 2, 2013 00:39

A Russian television station reported on Monday that the Egyptian army sent around 30 tanks to the area around the border with the Gaza Strip in the Sinai Peninsula, Israel Radio reported. 

According to the report, the Egyptian military actions were coordinated with the security forces in Israel and are meant to deal with the security situation in Sinai that are a concern for both states.

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