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May 2, 2012 8:30 am

Smugglers Cut Through Israel’s Border Fence with Egypt

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Looking north along Egypt-Israel border north of Eilat. Photo: wiki commons.

Ynet – Egyptian smugglers recently managed to cut into the new security fence on the Israeli border for the first time, Ynet has learned. The cell members, who used hydraulic and mechanical means to cut through the fence, were caught by the IDF.

The incident occurred last month. The Egyptians were smuggling goods for criminal, and not nationalistic purposes, and took advantage of a blind spot in the fence.

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