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  7/14/2014, Tammuz 16, 5774

8 Dead in Mortar Attack in Egypt's Sinai

A mortar attack in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula killed at least eight people on Sunday night, according to The Associated Press (AP).

According to the report, the mortar rounds were fired at a military post in the provincial capital of el-Arish, killing a soldier as well as seven civilians, including a child.