Egypt Re-arrests Hizbullah Spy

(AFP) Khaled Desouki - Egyptian security authorities on Monday detained a man suspected of spying for Hizbullah after he escaped detention during the January uprising, the official MENA agency said. Hassan al-Manakhly, one of the 22-member Hizbullah cell, was arrested after making an appearance on a live talk show Sunday in Cairo. Manakhly had been serving a 10-year jail sentence for spying and "planning terrorist attacks inside Egypt."

2011-10-05 00:00:00

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