25 fugitives busted at Cairo Airport
Cairo International Airport - YOUM7 (Archive)
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CAIRO: A total of 25 outlawed have been arrested at Cairo Airport after fleeing judicial verdicts, Youm7 reported Monday.

The defendants were caught by airport authorities within the past 24 hours as part of a security crackdown.

On Sunday, customs authorities busted an Egyptian passenger coming from Rome over attempting to smuggle blank ammunition.

Another passenger was also caught at the airport Sunday for carrying Gulf currencies worth 2 million EGP from Dubai.

Bomb experts at Luxor Airport arrested a passenger over possession of ammunition for multi-machine guns hidden in his luggage, Youm7 reported on Jan.10.

Customs authorities at airports and ports have also foiled recent attempts to smuggle concealable cameras, remote controller planes used in spying purposes and sex toys.

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