Explosion injures three policeman in North Sinai

Ahram Online , Monday 25 Jul 2016

Roadside bomb hits police armored vehicle according to eyewitnesses

An explosion hit an armoured personnel carrier injuring three policemen in North Sinai's Arish on Monday, Ahram's Arabic news website reported.

The vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb, sources and eyewitnesses told Ahram.

Egypt's army has been fighting a militant insurgency in North Sinai that has killed hundreds of security forces. 

A state of emergency that was originally imposed in specific areas of North Sinai in August 2013 has been extend  for another three months starting 29 July. 

 

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