Egyptian army destroys 5 smuggling tunnels
Published Tuesday 11/02/2014 (updated) 12/02/2014 13:10
CAIRO (Ma'an) -- The Egyptian army on Tuesday destroyed five smuggling tunnels on the Gaza border, Egyptian security sources said.
Border guards continued a crackdown against militants and smuggling groups near the border for the second day in a row.
A border guard patrol seized a load of weapons and ammunition being smuggled into Egypt. Ninety automatic rifles and 12,000 bullets were found in two cars west of Siwa.
The two drivers were also apprehended.