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  Sivan 28, 5772 , 18/06/12

Barak: Worrisome Deterioration in Egypt's Sinai Control

Defense Minister Ehud Barak said, Monday morning, that security operations surrounding the terror attack at Nitzana, on the Egyptian border were not over and that a full report was forthcoming when the operations ended. Speaking at the end of his meeting with Polish counterpart Tomasz Siemoniak, Barak said,"We see here a disturbing deterioration in Egyptian control in the Sinai.  We are waiting for the results of the election.  Whoever wins, we expect them to take responsibility for all of Egypt's international commitments, including the peace treaty with Israel and the security arrangements in the Sinai; swiftly putting an end to these attacks."

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