Israel’s top security official told the White House that Egypt must do more to stop arms smuggling into the Gaza Strip. Avi Dichter, Israel’s internal security minister, met Wednesday with Stephen Hadley, President Bush’s national security adviser. Dichter said he believed Egypt was capable of doing more to stop terrorists from smuggling in arms that are used against Israelis.
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