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  8/1/2010, Av 21, 5770

Peres to Visit Egypt on Sunday

President Shimon Peres is set to leave for a visit to Egypt Sunday, for a meeting with President Hosni Mubarak. A report on Israel Radio said that the Azam Azam, an Israeli who served a sentence in Egypt for allegedly spying for Israel, asked Peres to raise with Mubarak the case of Uda Saliman Trabin, another Israeli in jail on espionage charges, who has already served 11 years of a 15 year sentence.