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Israel says it thwarted smuggling of equipment for Hamas tunnels

Israel’s Defense Ministry says it seized filtration equipment at a West Bank crossing that it believes was set to be smuggled into the Gaza Strip to aid Hamas’s tunnel project.

The shipment included filters, valves and instructions in Hebrew on how to assemble the equipment, the Defense Ministry says.

It was confiscated at the Tarkumiyah crossing near Hebron.

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