Roadside Bombing Kills Officer in Egypt's Restive Sinai

April 16, 2015 10:55 AM

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An Egyptian army official says an armored military vehicle struck a roadside bomb during a raid on militant hideouts in northern Sinai Peninsula and the explosion killed one officer and wounded another.

The official says Thursday's bombing took place in the town of Sheik Zweid. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.

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