20 October 2013

Egypt: For the First Time in 34 Years Egyptian Air Force Fighter Jets Flew Over Gaza-Israel Border

"The Aviationist" website, concerned with the military Air Force, quoted Israeli Channel 2, as saying that Egyptian Air Force F-16s were authorized to fly over the Gaza-Israel border area, as part of the military operations Cairo's military is conducting against terrorist groups in Sinai.

It was the first time since Cairo and Tel Aviv signed the peace agreement in 1979.

Last month, a similar authorization was granted to Egyptian Apache helicopters used to strike armed group sites in the same area.

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