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Egyptian soldiers stand guard as bulldozer destroy smuggling tunnels... News PhotoArmy Soldier,Barbed Wire,Bulldozer,Conflict,Demolished,Demolishing,Gaza Strip,Guarding,Horizontal,Middle East,National Border,Rafah,Smuggling,Tunnel,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPEgyptian soldiers stand guard as bulldozer destroy smuggling tunnels along the border with Gaza, in the southern Gaza Strip on February 19, 2013. Gaza's Hamas rulers have closed hundreds of tunnels running under the territory's border with Egypt due to health concerns over some smuggled items, an official said. The tunnels have been a vital lifeline for the flow of goods and fuel into the impoverished territory, which Israel has blockaded since 2006. AFP PHOTO / SAID KHATIB (Photo credit should read SAID KHATIB/AFP/Getty Images)