As reported by Sky News Arabic, six people were killed and around ten were injured in the attack by gunmen at a checkpoint in al-Arish in the northeast Sinai Peninsula.
Channel sources said that the injured Egyptian soldiers. According to them, the place clashes with the militants. However, doctors arrived at the checkpoint to assist the wounded.
Recall that in the summer of 2013, after the overthrow of President-Islamist Mohammed Mursi, the Egyptian army began at Sinai large-scale anti-terrorist operation. However, despite thousands of liquidated militants and hundreds of dead soldiers, to kill terrorists is not possible.
Grouping «Ansar Beit al-Maqdis», changed its name to «wilayat Sinai» after joining the «Islamic state», not only attacking soldiers and police in the Sinai Peninsula, but also commit acts of terrorism in the African part of Egypt.