Four Egyptian soldiers killed by gunmen in North Sinai: sources

Reuters News
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Posted: Aug 15, 2013 11:32 AM

CAIRO (Reuters) - At least four Egyptian soldiers were shot dead by unknown gunmen near the city of El-Arish in the lawless North Sinai region on Thursday, security and medical sources said.

In a separate incident, five soldiers were injured when gunmen opened fire on an army tent.

(Reporting by Yousri Mohamed; Writing by Shadia Nasralla; Editing by Alison Williams)