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Egypt Presidential Front-Runner: 1979 Israel Peace Treaty Is a National Security Threat

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Ynet /AFP – A leading Islamist candidate in Egypt’s presidential election has branded Israel a “racist state” and said a shared 1979 peace treaty was “a national security threat” that should be revised.

He also denounced al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden’s assassination by US special forces as an act of “state terrorism,” in a late Saturday Egyptian television interview.

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