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  12/8/2006, Kislev 17, 5767

Egyptian Police Cause Security Alert at Taba Crossing

(IsraelNN.com) Two Egyptian policemen crossed into Israel at the Taba Crossing on Friday morning, apparently without realizing the crossed into Israel. Their actions resulted in a security alert at the border, with Israeli forces believing they may be terrorists.

The matter was cleared up and the policemen returned to the Egyptian side of the border.