• 13:15
  • Thursday ,29 May 2014
العربية

Unknown assailants kill Egyptian soldier in Sinai

By Aswat Masriya

Copts and Poliltical Islam

00:05

Thursday ,29 May 2014

Unknown assailants kill Egyptian soldier in Sinai

An Egyptian soldier was shot dead by unknown attackers in Sinai's Rafah on Wednesday, security sources said.

The conscript died after receiving a shot to the chest while on duty. 

Security forces began combing the area for the culprits after an exchange of fire that ended with the assailants fleeing the scene.