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  Tishrei 30, 5773 , 16/10/12

Report: Foiled Assassination Attempt on Morsi

Egyptian police continue to investigate a thwarted attempt, last Friday, on the life of President Mohammed Morsi during a visit to Alexandria, according to the Website of the semi-official Al-Ahram newspaper, published in Israel by Yisrael Hayom. An extensive investigation led security forces to a man suspected of planning the assassination. The motive for the attack was not immediately clear.

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