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Soldiers killed in Egypt car bomb

A car bomb attack in Egypt has killed at least 10 soldiers and wounded 35 others, a security official told Reuters. The attack happened near the North Sinai city of El-Arish.

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Car bomb attack 'kills 10' Egyptian soldiers in Sinai

Ten Egyptian soldiers were killed and 35 wounded in a car bomb near the North Sinai city of El-Arish, a security official has said.

The soldiers were travelling in a convoy ahead of the attack.

The attack is one of the deadliest in the Sinai Peninsula since al Qaeda-inspired militants began stepping up assaults following the army's ousting of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in July.

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