Report: Four Egyptians arrested in Gaza tunnel

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October 7, 2006 15:24

Police arrested four Egyptians early Saturday as they attempted to illegally cross the Egypt-Gaza border through an underground tunnel, police said. The four men were arrested at dawn and were transferred to the Suez Canal city of Ismailiya for military prosecution, police officer Mohammed Badr said. No weapons or drugs were seized in the arrest. It is not immediately clear why the four were trying to cross into the Gaza Strip.


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