“Anyone who violates Egypt’s borders will get his legs broken”
Now just imagine if an Israeli official were to utter a similar remark, all hell would break loose!
“Egypt’s foreign minister said that no further violations of its borders would be tolerated in the wake of a 12-day breach on its frontier with Gaza and said anyone daring to cross would have their legs broken, the state news agency reported.
The uncharacteristically assertive remarks by Ahmed Aboul Gheit came during a late night interview on state television, in which he criticized both Israel and Hamas for creating the unstable situation on Egypt’s border.
“Anyone who violates Egypt’s borders will get his legs broken,” Aboul Gheit was quoted as saying. He added that Egypt only allowed the Palestinians to cross the border after Hamas blew up the wall because of fears over the humanitarian situation resulting from Israel’s blockade of the Gaza Strip.
More here. *L* KGS
NOTE of thanks to TINSC for the headline and the heads up!
NOTE: TINSC : “Someone needs to explain to me how the suffering of Gazans is “Israel’s fault” when Egypt is the one blockading Gaza.”