Clashes between Egyptian army, gunmen leave 7 dead in Sinai

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October 6, 2013 18:18

 
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Clashes on Sunday between Egyptian military forces and gunmen left seven people dead  in the Sinai peninsula, Palestinian news agency Ma'an reported.

Egyptian forces reportedly killed four armed after an gunfire exchange, Ma'an cited officials as saying. The gunfight also left dead an Egyptian officer and soldier.

Meanwhile, a gunman in the northern Sinai city of el-Arish shot dead an Egyptian police officer.  

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