Man blows self up after stopped by Egyptian police

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 19, 2006 21:44

A man blew himself up Friday night on the Egyptian side of the Rafah border crossing with Gaza after Egyptian security forces surrounded him, Army Radio reported. According to security sources the man tried throwing the explosives at the Egyptian security personnel, but the bomb detonated in his vicinity, killing him.


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