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  כסלו 4, 5771 , 11/11/10

High Terror Threat in Sinai Peninsula

The Counter-Terrorism Bureau said on Thursday that reliable and current information received by security forces shows that a cell of the Army of Islam, which is an organization affiliated with Global Jihad, is currently in the Sinai Peninsula and is planning to abduct Israelis staying there.

The threat has been called "very high and concrete", and the Counter-Terrorism Bureau called on all Israelis staying in the Sinai Peninsula to leave immediately and return to Israel. Families of Israelis staying in Sinai were asked to contact their relatives and update them about the travel warning.
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