Egypt forces pound Sinai fighters, kill 11
Posted: September 9, 2013 at 5:12 a.m.
CAIRO — Smoke billowed in the sky Sunday as Egyptian helicopter gunships rocketed suspected Islamic militant hideouts in the lawless northern Sinai Peninsula for a second day, killing 11 suspected fighters as part of the largest military offensive in the region in years, military officials said.
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