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  5/23/2013, Sivan 14, 5773

Report: Egypt Stops More Gaza-Bound Weapons

The Egyptian army announced, Thursday, that it managed to seize a large weapons shipment before it was smuggled into Gaza via tunnels operated by Hamas terrorists, according to the Al-Arabiya network.

The shipment contained 110 rifles, 24 machine guns and rocket-propelled grenade launchers. There were also launchers for Kassam rockets, eight anti-aircraft missiles and 17 surface-to-air missiles.