Egyptian forces respond with force against militants in Sinai (update)

Egyptian troops and helicopters responded forcefully in Al-Arish against militants that attacked Egyptian border posts. At least 20 militants were killed in the fighting.

Travellers should be aware that there is a min-war underway in this area and avoid all travel by land along Egyptian border zones.

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