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Egypt awards first Sinai Star since 1978

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Last week, Egypt awarded the first Sinai Star -- its highest military gallantry medal -- since 1978. It's also the first Sinai Star for actions during the 1973 war awarded since 1974. (The 1978 awards were to commandos who participated in a hostage rescue in Cyprus.)

Just as interesting, the recipient was an Egyptian version of a US Navajo Code Talker.


Edited by ChrisW

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