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News Brief

  5/12/2012, Iyar 20, 5772

Egypt: Interior Ministry Must Address Sinai Smuggling


Egyptian MP Mustafa Bakri has warned that increasing weapons smuggling in Sinai has put Egyptian national security at risk, following the discovery of a huge collection of illegally smuggled arms from Libya to Sinai.  The Egyptian parliamentarian made an urgent request for the Interior Ministry in Cairo to address the issue of weapons smuggling in Sinai and the state of Sinai's security.