165 missiles and rockets intercepted by Egyptian security forces
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165 missiles and rockets intercepted by Egyptian security forces

Anti-aircraft missiles, Grad rockets and RPGs thought to have been destined for terror groups operating in Sinai

A Grad rocket from Gaza landed in a Beersheba residential neighborhood in March (photo credit: Dudu Grunshpan/Flash90)
A Grad rocket from Gaza landed in a Beersheba residential neighborhood in March (photo credit: Dudu Grunshpan/Flash90)

Egyptian security forces discovered a large cache of missiles and rockets, believed to be destined for the Sinai peninsula, Egyptian media reported Sunday.

120 anti-aircraft missiles, 15 Grad rockets and 30 rocket propelled grenades were found, according to the report.

Grad missiles have been fired into Israel by Palestinian terrorists from the Gaza strip.

The exact location of the find was not clarified in the report.

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