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  6/2/2014, Sivan 4, 5774

Egypt Moves to Make Smuggling Tunnels Illegal


The Egyptian government approved on Sunday a new bill stipulating that digging tunnels near the border is a criminal offense.

The purpose of the bill is to put an end to the phenomenon of the smuggling tunnels between the Sinai Peninsula and Gaza.