lunedì 2 maggio 2011

Egyptian Soldier Injured in Clashes With Smugglers

Monday, 2 May 2011

An Egyptian soldier was injured near the Israeli border on Sunday during clashes with smugglers, security sources said.
Husam Mustafa, 22, was guarding a 12-kilometer stretch of the border south of Kerem Shalom, when he saw a group trying to breach the border.
Security sources said smugglers were trying to enter Israel with undocumented migrants and drugs.
Clashes broke out between soldiers and the group, and Mustafa sustained gunshot wounds to his head, security officials said.
The soldier was transferred to the Rafah Hospital for treatment. The group of smugglers and migrants escaped into Egyptian territory, sources added.

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