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  Sivan 13, 5773 , 22/05/13

Egypt Opens Rafiah Crossing after Hostage Release

Al-Jazeera reports Egypt has reopened the Rafiah border crossing following the release of the 7 Egyptian hostages held by Sinai Islamist militants since last week. The border was closed as a punitive measure against the militants.

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