Egypt on high alert for potential Sinai rocket attack

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
September 19, 2010 16:20

Egyptian security forces are on high alert in the Sinai Peninsula on Sunday bordering Gaza and Israel because of information about possible Palestinian rocket attack from Egypt toward Israel.

They are investigating reports of plans to smuggle rockets from Gaza into Egypt and then launch them back toward Israel, said officials. So far, no rockets have turned up.


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