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  Nissan 28, 5773 , 08/04/13

Egypt Releases Seized Ship

Egypt released, over the weekend, a ship that its soldiers seized on Wednesday in the Red Sea, after it was found to be carrying weapons and ammunition.

A senior Egyptian source said the ship was released after it was confirmed that the vessel belonged to an international company which deals in securing ocean-going vessels and that the weapons and ammunition were intended for the security company's missions.

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