Egypt Steps Up Security On Borders As Israel Begins Ground Offensive Against Gs

Egypt has tightened security on the borders after the beginning of the Israeli ground offensive against the Gaza Strip tonight.

Security sources confirmed Thursday 17072014 that the Egyptian forces on the borders have been put on high alert and are combing the border areas.

They said that the security presence has been intensified at Rafah border crossing, near the Philadelphi corridor and at all routes leading to the borders.

Source : Egypt State Information Service