Egyptian authorities say they have seized 60 anti-tank missiles being trucked across the border from Libya.
The two truck drivers were arrested just south of Cairo and the missiles recovered, The Associated Press reports.
The shipment was heading toward Marsa Matrouh, a lawless Sinai Peninsula region that supplies Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip, AP reports.
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Cheryl Chumley is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times. Previously, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times’ digital aggregation product, Times247. She’s also a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Phillips Foundation. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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