Defense minister seeks power to close Sinai border

07.09.2012                      20.Elul. 5772

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Defense minister seeks power to close Sinai border

Barak says he's looking into the possibility of closing the Taba border when terror, kidnapping warnings arise.

Looking to head to Sinai over the High Holidays? If Defense Minister Ehud Barak had his way, Israeli law would allow security officials to close the Taba border crossing whenever there is a serious warning of a possible kidnapping or terror attack….