Ten Egyptian soldiers killed on Sinäi

Ten Egyptian soldiers killed on Sinäi

Photo: AFP

Ten Egyptian soldiers to life on the Sinai peninsula. A military spokesman said Thursday that the vehicles of the soldiers, by bombs had hit.

He said that security forces with action against terrorists. The soldiers killed in the operation, fifteen people and arrested seven persons suspected of terrorism.

The responsibility for the attack on the military vehicles is not yet claimed. On the rugged, sparsely populated peninsula are more islamist extremists are active.

After the deposition of president Mohamed Mursi and the banning of his muslim brotherhood in 2013, the movement became stronger. Since the main opstandelingengroep in 2014 joined the terreurmilitie Islamic State, terrorist attacks in the Sinai hundreds of Egyptian soldiers and police killed.

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