Source: Egyptians deployed to deter smuggling at Rafa

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 12, 2013 15:38




Egyptian forces deployed Tuesday along the Rafa crossing between Egypt and Gaza remained on Wednesday in a bid to crack down on smuggling through underground passageways, Palestinian news agency Ma'an cited a secuirty source as saying.

According to the source, the Egyptian forces' presence came after the pedestrian crossing was closed between the Gaza Strip and Egypt.


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