Egyptian police uncover over 2.5 tons of explosives in the Sinai

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September 3, 2007 05:33

 
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Egyptian Authorities on Sunday uncovered over 2.5 tons of explosives in the Sinai Peninsula, Israel Radio reported Monday morning. The explosives were in 50 plastic bags hidden inside a storage room. Israeli security sources alleged that during the past 2 months over 40 tons of explosives were smuggled into Gaza from Sinai.

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