Islamists injured 7 Egyptian troops in Sinai

Gunmen, Salifist Bedouin or al Qaeda, attacked an Egyptian patrol Friday in the Sinai Ouja region near the gas pipeline to Israel and Jordan, and injured one officer and six recruits.  They were taken to hospital in El Arish. The cross-Sinai pipeline the patrol was protecting has been attacked 15 times since 2011.

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