News Brief 8/12/2012, Av 24, 5772
Egyptian Forces Kill 7 Terrorists in Sinai Peninsula
Seven terrorists have been killed by Egyptian soldiers following raids on hideouts in a northern Sinai village. Security officials said military forces had targeted the villages of al-Ghora and al-Mahdiyah near El Arish.
Speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to media, officials said an anti-aircraft missile, landmines and heavy machine guns were seized as well.