Monday, July 22nd | 19 Tammuz 5779

August 10, 2013 10:00 am

Report: Egyptian Tip Prompted Closure of Eilat Airport

avatar by News Editor

North Beach, Eilat, Israel. Photo: wiki commons.

JTA – Israeli authorities ordered the closure of Eilat’s airport based on a tip from Egyptian security services, a Palestinian news agency reported.

The Egyptians warned their Israeli counterparts that a radical Muslim terrorist cell planned to launch mid-range missiles at the airport, according to a report Friday on Ma’an, the Palestinian news agency.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.