Aswat Masriya (Cairo)

Libya: Army Thwarts Attempt to Smuggle Arms Into Egypt

Egypt's armed forces were able to successfully thwart an attempt to smuggle arms into Egypt from the western border shared with Libya on Wednesday.

The border-forces confiscated seven sacks that contained 47 machine guns among other arms, reported the official page of Egypt's army spokesman.

The defendants were referred to a prosecutor to act appropriately in accordance with the law.

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