Egyptian Army soldiers are seen in the troubled northern part of the Sinai peninsula during a launch of a major assault against militants, in Al Arish, Egypt, in this undated handout picture made available by the Ministry of Defence March 4, 2018. Ministry of Defence/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES
Egyptian soldiers and police, often backed by fighter jets and helicopter gunships, have been fighting militants in northern Sinai for years. Reuters

Egypt’s military says officer and 10 soldiers killed in militant attack in Sinai




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