Egyptian General Slams Hamas for Destroying Egyptian Border

[MEMRI-TV] Retired Egyptian general Hussam Sweilem, told Al-Mihwar TV on Feb. 6, 2008: "The most important issue today is the organized crime that came from across the border. This is a violation of Egypt's sanctity, a transgression of its borders, which [Hamas] has called 'the great raid.' They called the transgression of our borders 'a raid'...those Hamas members from Hamastan." "They violated Egypt's sanctity, and entered our country with bulldozers, and then with men wearing masks from the 'Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades." "How can I sympathize with them when, after taking all the goods from the shops of the Egyptians, they paid with counterfeit dollars?"

2008-02-21 01:00:00

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