Report: Egypt thwarts attempts by Palestinians to smuggle advanced missiles into Sinai

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July 11, 2014 17:02

 
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Egyptian authorities operating on the Sinai-Gaza border thwarted an attempt to smuggle advanced GRAD missiles into the peninsula, Israel Radio reported on Friday.

According to Al-Ahram newspaper, Palestinians tried to smuggle 20 GRAD missiles into Sinai, from where it would then seek to launch them into Israel.

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