News Briefs

  1/18/2013, Shevat 7, 5773

Large Arms Cache Found in Sinai near Israeli Border

Egyptian forces seized a large arsenal in the northern Sinai Peninsula, close to the border with Israel, according to a Friday-morning report by the Ma'an news agency. The cach contained Soviet built SAM 7 shoulder-fired surface-to-air missiles, shells, explosive materials and ammunition.

A large force raided the area south of Rafah in response to intelligence.