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  Adar 29, 5775 , 20/03/15

Egypt Detains Nine Gazan Fishermen

Egyptian naval forces detained nine Palestinian Arab fishermen off the coast of southern Gaza on Friday, a local union said, according to the Ma'an news agency.

Nizar Ayash, head of Gaza's fisherman's union, told Ma'an that Egyptian naval forces stopped a motorboat carrying the nine fishermen and took it to an unknown location.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

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