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  • Thursday ,06 June 2019
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Five terrorists killed in attack on North Sinai checkpoint

by-ahram

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Thursday ,06 June 2019

Five terrorists killed in attack on North Sinai checkpoint

 A shootout took place in the early hours of Wednesday between Egyptian security forces and a number of terrorists who attacked a security checkpoint south of El-Arish city in North Sinai.

 
According to a statement by the interior ministry, the exchange of fire resulted in the killing of five terrorists as well as a police officer, a low-ranking policeman and six soldiers.
 
Security forces are searching for the remaining terrorists involved in the attack.