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Israel allows Egypt troops in Sinai for first time since 1979 peace treaty.

Israel allows Egypt troops in Sinai for first time since 1979 peace treaty – Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News

Israeli officials say they have agreed to allow Egypt to move several hundred troops into the Sinai Peninsula for the first time since the countries signed a peace treaty three decades ago. Under the 1979 peace treaty, Israel returned the captured Sinai to Egypt. In return, Egypt agreed to leave the area demilitarized.

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