Hopefully this will help secure an exposed Israeli border - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Welshman
    • 26.08.11 | 11:03 (IDT)

    Anything to avoid inflaming this delicate situation is good news. And don't be too alarmed by the number of troops being stationed along the border. The world has advanced considerably since the 6 day war. Israel has the technology to detect an Egyptian commander farting let alone watching troop advancements from Egypt into the Sinai. Israel also has the tactical advantage of moving a massive amount of troops to counter such movements within a few hours. So perhaps this mobilisation is a good thing for all parties and a real sign that some of the most powerful countries in the ME are actually trying to work together towards securing peace in the region. Good luck to all!

    from the article: Report: Israel to allow Egypt to deploy troops in Sinai
    First published 09:54 26.08.11 | Last updated 09:54 26.08.11
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