Egyptians call Israeli airstrikes political posturing

Posted: November 14, 2012 at 5:54 a.m.

Palestinian women react during the funeral of Hamas militant Mohammed Al Qanoah in Gaza City on Tuesday. A Palestinian health official said Al Qanoah died of wounds received in an Israeli airstrike Saturday.

Egypt’s powerful Muslim Brotherhood sharply criticized Israeli leaders Tuesday over airstrikes in the Gaza Strip, accusing them of heating up the conflict to score political points ahead of elections.

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