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Deadly Terrorist Attacks Hit 5 Egyptian Checkpoints in Sinai

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Sinai Peninsula along Egypt Israel border. Photo: WikiCommons.

Terrorists attacked five checkpoints in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. Photo: WikiCommons.

A spokesman for the Egyptian armed forces reported Wednesday that terrorists had launched simultaneous attacks on checkpoints in the Sinai Peninsula — the only part of Egypt that lies in Asia rather than Africa.

The spokesman, Mohammed Samir Abdelaziz Ghaneem, said that 22 terrorists had been killed but that clashes were continuing.

Read full story at KWCH12.

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