ISMAILIA - Ten Egyptian soldiers
were killed and 35 wounded in a car bomb attack near the North
Sinai city of El-Arish on Wednesday, a security official said.
The attack was one of the deadliest in the Sinai
since al-Qaida inspired militants began stepping up assaults
following the army
's ouster of Islamist
President Mohamed Morsi
in July. The soldiers were traveling in a convoy.