Sources: Three Egyptian soldiers killed in blast claimed by ISIS affiliate

By REUTERS
April 20, 2015 09:40

ISMAILIA, Egypt - An Egyptian army captain and two other soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb in Rafah, near the border with the Palestinian Gaza Strip on Monday, security and medical sources said.

The attack was claimed in a Twitter message by Sinai Province, the Egyptian affiliate of the ultra-hardline militant group Islamic State.


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