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Egypt,Libya,North Africa

21 September 2011

Bikyamasr (Cairo)

CAIRO - Egyptian security forces arrested three people along the Egyptian-Libyan border on Wednesday attempting to smuggle guns and ammunition into the North African country, officials said. The three Egyptian citizens were attempting to pass a checkpoint when they were caught, a gunfight exploding between smugglers and police. According to local newspapers, the battle lasted three hours before the weapons were confiscated and the Egyptians were arrested. Security... (

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