‚Egypt-Israel gas pipeline attacked by armed gang‘

27.04.2011                      23.Nisan, 5771                      Isru Chag; Tag 8 des Omer


'Egypt-Israel gas pipeline attacked by armed gang'

Egyptian security source says unknown assailants blew up pipeline in Sinai leading to Jordan and Israel; gas supply shut off as authorities battle fire; Ayalon, Yatom call for decreased reliance on Egyptian gas.

Saboteurs on Wednesday blew up a pipeline running through Egypt's North Sinai near the town of El-Arish that supplies gas to Israel and Jordan, a security source told Reuters.
"An unknown armed gang attacked the gas pipeline," the security source said, adding that the flow of gas to Israel and Jordan had been hit….