The Egyptian Border Guard Force foiled Wednesday an attempt to smuggle into the country large quantities of arms, ammunition, and technical equipment.
The Egyptian-Israeli Joint Military Committee agreed to amend the security agreement between both countries.
They also succeeded in seizing 1,027 pieces of firearms, 850,000 bullets, 206 gun magazines, six binoculars (field glasses) and 105 kg of explosives.
They attempted to intrude Egyptian borders coming from fellow African countries with the aim of heading to other neighboring states.
Border guard forces of the Western Military Region and Matrouh security forces foiled an infiltration attempt by 31 people who tried to sneak into Libya.
A Saudi border guard was killed on Sunday in a mine blast near the country’s border with Yemen, the Interior Ministry said.