Cipora, With regard to the students confession coming out of an Egypt police station, I would be very, very careful. I don't have to remind you that the torture of suspects is almost a passion in your region. However the statement of the Quassam brigades is very strange indeed. Because this kind of action makes about as much strategic sense as the Israeli diplomatic (non)"efforts" over the past 7 years. Namely zero.
Egypt to hold parliamentary election in 2 phases starting Oct 18-19 (Reuters)
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