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  10/27/2011, Tishrei 29, 5772

Released Egyptians: Treated Well but Not Going Back


Three minors among the 25 criminal detainees returned to Egypt for Israeli Ilan Grapel on Thursday, prostrated themselves and kissed the ground when the reached the Egyptian side of the Taba border crossing.

Interviewed on a live Egyptian television broadcast of the event, the three said Israel treated them well but they had no intention of returning to the Jewish state.