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Terror attack in Egypt takes lives of 11 civilians and two soldiers

Terrorist attack in Egypt was organized by radical Islamists, supporters of previously ousted President Mohamed Morsi.

The terrorist attack in Egypt occurred on the Sinai Peninsula. According to the latest data, due to mortar firing of a dwelling house, there were killed 9 people, Joinfo.ua informs.

Also there was conducted a missile attack on a village in the north of the peninsula, killing two people. In addition, two soldiers of the Egyptian army were killed in the town of El Arish, after the explosion of a truck planted with explosives.

In Egypt, the radical Islamist structures conduct active terrorist activities on the Sinai Peninsula. They are supporters of the ousted former President Mohammed Mursi, a member of the Muslim Brotherhood movement, which was banned in Egypt in 2013.