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Kites are a threat to Egypt’s national security. This was stated by a member of the Committee of security and defense of the Parliament of the Arab Republic Khaled Abu Talib, reports RIA Novosti.
According to him, the popular toy can be equipped with miniature tools video and be used to take the strategically important objects.
In addition, the MP pointed out the danger of kites for children: Egypt Teens love to compete in the start-kites, being on the roofs of buildings. As a result, the country increased the number of victims of falls from heights and electric shock.
29 APR Brazilian Footballer Independiente Cayo Silva died from electrocution while playing with a kite in Sao Paulo. Snake 21-year-old footballer hit the power line. Thus, the athlete received a fatal electric shock. The club expressed condolences to relatives in connection with the death of the player and called the incident “a terrible incident”.
In 2018, Israel attacked some 30 targets in the Gaza strip from which Palestinians have launched a fiery kites, trying to cause fires. “This is not a toy, it’s a weapon aimed at killing and damage”, — said the official representative of the Israeli army Jonathan Conicus.
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