Bomb in Sinai kills policeman and five soldiers

(AGI) Cairo, Sept 16 - A bomb blast in Rafah, an area innorthern Sinai often targeted by jihadists, killed a policemanand five soldiers, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said in astatement. The roadside bomb reportedly exploded as a militaryvehicle was driving along the road from Rafah to el-Arish. Theexplosion followed a shooting in which five armed gunmen hadbeen killed. . .

(AGI) Cairo, Sept 16 - A bomb blast in Rafah, an area innorthern Sinai often targeted by jihadists, killed a policemanand five soldiers, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said in astatement. The roadside bomb reportedly exploded as a militaryvehicle was driving along the road from Rafah to el-Arish. Theexplosion followed a shooting in which five armed gunmen hadbeen killed. . .