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  Iyar 25, 5772 , 17/05/12

IDF Foils Smuggling Attempt from Egypt

IDF forces foiled a smuggling attempt along the northern part of Israel’s border with Egypt on Wednesday night. The soldiers, who were engaged in routine activity along the border, identified several suspicious figures and called on them to stop, but they did not respond and crossed the border.

In response the soldiers opened fire at the suspects, who were injured and fled back towards the Sinai. There were no casualties among the soldiers.

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