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  Elul 22, 5777 , 13/09/17

Report: Egypt cuts ties with North Korea

Egypt’s defense minister announced during visit to Seoul on Tuesday that his country has cut military ties with North Korea, The Associated Press reported, citing South Korea’s Yonhap news agency.

There was no immediate confirmation from the Egyptian government of the agency’s report, noted AP, but Cairo has come under mounting pressure in recent weeks to sever ties with North Korea.

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