Egypt 'blocking Gaza tunnels'

Israel says underground fence being built to block off lifeline tunnels into territory.

    Israeli newspaper claims that Egypt is building an underground steel fence along its border with Gaza have been denied by the governor of Northern Sinai.
     
    Haaretz claims metal sheets are being installed underground to block tunnels used to bring essential goods and medicines into Gaza.
     
    But tunnel workers say Egypt has been enacting a far simpler plan - drilling holes into tunnels in order to flood them with water.
     
    Sherine Tadros reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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