Thomson ReutersJanuary 11, 2013 07:15
* Spotters keep out militants, migrants along frontier with Egypt
* Female conscripts seen ideal for desert surveillance
By Dan Williams
ISRAELI-EGYPTIAN BORDER, Jan 11 (Reuters) - Breaking cover from a lookout point disguised as a dune, four soldiers storm into the open, ploughing through the sand with rifles aloft. Their battle cries are like seagull calls, and from under their helmets, ponytails flap.