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  7/15/2013, Av 8, 5773

3 Killed in Attack on Bus in Sinai

At least three people were killed and 17 wounded in the Sinai Peninsula on Sunday night, when terrorists used rocket-propelled grenades to attack a bus carrying workers employed at a cement factory, security and medical sources told the Al-Ahram newspaper.

According to the sources, the bus was fired on in the city of El Arish. Eyewitnesses said the attackers shouted "Allahu akbar!" after the bus was hit.