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  Iyar 2, 5773 , 12/04/13

Egypt Uncovers Explosives Cache in Sinai

Egyptian security forces in the Sinai Peninsula have uncovered a secret cache of explosives in a desert area south of El-Arish, the Bethlehem-based Ma'an news agency reported on Thursday.

An Egyptian military source told Ma'an that the explosives found include three boxes of TNT weighing about 250 kiloggrams, a machine gun and eight anti-tank mines.

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