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2013-01-05 Africa North
Egypt Seizes U.S.-Made Missiles Destined for Gaza
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Posted by Fred 2013-01-05 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6490 views ]  Top
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#1 Interesting. Wonder what the source was. Is Eric Holder running weapons to the Paleos now?
Posted by SteveS 2013-01-05 00:24||   2013-01-05 00:24|| Front Page Top

#2 They might transit from Libya from back when the US and NATO was arming whomever had two hands so that the foreign policy decision to...

ouch, my head.
Posted by swksvolFF 2013-01-05 10:12||   2013-01-05 10:12|| Front Page Top

#3 Stevens, Smith, Dougherty and Woods are unavailable for comment, and so is everyone else.
Posted by Besoeker 2013-01-05 10:28||   2013-01-05 10:28|| Front Page Top

#4 They could also come from Egyptian stocks.
Posted by Phaith Grique4599 2013-01-05 14:22||   2013-01-05 14:22|| Front Page Top

#5 Could be disinformation to stir up trouble by Egypt. In the past one might say with some certainty what is going on--in present times, all bets are off.
Posted by JohnQC 2013-01-05 16:30||   2013-01-05 16:30|| Front Page Top

#6 They might transit from Libya from back when the US and NATO was arming whomever had two hands so that the foreign policy decision to...

Lots of countries (and some movements) got US weapons back during the Cold War.

The other weapons supply route would be through the Red Sea, up through Sudan. It's also possible that the weapons were purchased from black markets in Europe (Rotterdam is one likely place) with weapons from European or South American stocks or black markets in Western Asia supplied from countries like Pakistan and Afghanistan.

I'm leaning toward Egypt-supplied weapons myself.
Posted by Pappy 2013-01-05 17:57||   2013-01-05 17:57|| Front Page Top

#7 Sell 'em and grab 'em back. A sweet scam...
Posted by M. Murcek 2013-01-05 18:41||   2013-01-05 18:41|| Front Page Top

#8 Forgot -

The other sources would be former US-backed or fallen US-backed governments, like Iraq.
Posted by Pappy 2013-01-05 21:37||   2013-01-05 21:37|| Front Page Top

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