Sinai gunfire raises tensions along Egyptian-Israeli border

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 14, 2013 21:55

Shots fired in Sinai near the border with Israel has residents nervous, Israel Radio reported on Sunday evening.

The gunfire came from within Egyptian territory and was likely between Egyptian police and armed gunmen in the area.

Though the fire was no directed toward Israeli troops, the army has gone on extra alert in case the situation should worsen.


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