2016 Arish attack

Attack Al-Arish 2016
Part of Sinai insurgency
LocationArish, North Sinai Governorate, Egypt
Deaths13
Injured0
VictimsSoldier
PerpetratorsIslamic State of Iraq and the Levant
2016 Arish attack is located in Sinai
Arish
Arish
Sheikh Zuweid
Sheikh Zuweid
Rafah
Rafah
Location on the Sinai Peninsula of the three cities attacked in January 2015 by Wilayat Sinai.

Thirteen policemen and soldiers were killed on Saturday night March 20, 2016 in an attack that targeted a security checkpoint in Sinai’s Al-Arish.[1][2] The Ministry of Interior announced that a mortar attack targeted Al-Safa checkpoint, killing two police officers, a policeman and 10 soldiers.[3][4][5][6]

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