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Israeli Navy boat sinks near Eilat Port
GAZA, Sept 5 (KUNA) -- The Israeli Army said Monday that a Navy Force boat
sank yesterday while on a patrol near Eilat Port.
An Israeli Army spokesman told Israeli radio that a technical failure on
board the sunken boat allowed water to pour into the boat in the Red Sea.
Troops were able to save all seven soldiers on board and no causalities
Israeli authorities immediately embarked on an investigation to determine
the cause of the incident.(end)
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