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Militants Attack Border Workers

June 18 2012


A section of the southern Israel border with Egypt has been closed as troops search for militants who attacked Israeli workers, reports CNN.

One Israeli worker has been killed and another wounded in a militant ambush, reported the Washington Post.

The gunmen crossed into Israel via Egypt's Sinai peninsula early Monday and ambushed the men working on a border fence designed to keep out illegal migrants and armed infiltrators, said military officials.

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