Israeli authorities, Kadesh Barnea
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Four dead in Israel-Egypt border clashes

An Israeli civilian and three militants have been killed during an attack near the southern border with Egypt, Israeli military officials have said.

Gunmen had attacked a convoy of construction workers building a security fence along the vast border, according to reports.

The BBC's Wyre Davies says Israel is concerned about the political instability in Egypt.

  • 18 Jun 2012