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Militant attacks kill at least 20 people in Egypt's Sinai
Militant attacks kill at least 20 people in Egypt's Sinai

At least 20 people were killed Thursday in militant attacks on numerous army and police locations in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, authorities said. The attacks, which included mortar rounds fired at the headquarters of the security directorate in the provincial capital, El Arish, also injured dozens. An army spokesman accused the Muslim Brotherhood of orchestrating the attacks. The attacks included a car bomb set off outside a military base while mortar rounds were fired at the base, toppling some buildings and burying soldiers, officials said. Other attacks included mortar rounds fired at a hotel, a police club and more than a dozen checkpoints, officials said. The militants...

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