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    Stage II of the Sinai withdrawal took place with a small official ceremony this morning at 1100 hours. 6000 square kilometers reaching from the Gulf of Suez to Wadi Firan were returned to the Egyptian authority after twelve years and one month.

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    Background: Stage II of the Sinai withdrawal took place with a small official ceremony this morning at 1100 hours. 6000 square kilometers reaching from the Gulf of Suez to Wadi Firan were returned to the Egyptian authority after twelve years and one month. The land inhabited by approximately 4000 Bedoin is the second withdrawal by the Israeli's the first being El Arishin May. It will be another three years before the whole Sinai peninsula will be returned.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6HP06QHPY46VDNGJ0X5CWQCHY
    Media URN:
    VLVA6HP06QHPY46VDNGJ0X5CWQCHY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1979
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:04:00
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    /
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    N/A

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