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Israel calls on Egypt to tighten security in Sinai

Israel defence minister calls on Egypt to maintain control over Sinai after attack on Egyptian border

Reuters , Sunday 5 Aug 2012
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Israel's defence minister called on Cairo to assert control over the Sinai peninsula after militants attacked an Egyptian border post on Sunday, killing about 15 people, and drove two vehicles through a border-crossing with Israel.

"The terrorists' actions again show the need for determined Egyptian action to impose security and prevent terror in Sinai," Ehud Barak said in a statement.

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