Egypt Detains Four for Trying to Smuggle Maps of Egyptian Security Sites into Gaza

(Ma'an News-PA) An Egyptian security official said Wednesday, "We have captured four people near the Rafah crossing (on the Egypt-Gaza border). They were attempting to smuggle blueprints and designs for Egyptian police, army and intelligence facilities in the cities of Rafah, Sheikh Zuwaid, and el-Arish [in Sinai]." "In addition to the blueprints, they had automatic weapons, ammunition, bombs, landmines, and anti-aircraft shells." He said the suspects admitted they were planning to take the documents and arms to contacts in Gaza who intended to target the sites.

2013-04-12 00:00:00

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