Egyptian soldiers shot in drive-by in El-Arish

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 22, 2011 12:32

An Egpytian officer and solider were killed in an gun battle that erupted in the streets of the northern Sinai border city of El-Arish early Wednesday morning, Ma'an reported.

According to the report, masked gunmen charged the police in three separate cars, killing a captain and shooting the officer in the head.

Two other Egyptian soldiers were injured in the drive-by shooting, Ma'an reported.


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