Egypt: 9 policeman and one civilian were killed in terror attack in Egypt. On Monday, terrorist were attacks on security checkpoints in North Sinai.
Interior Ministry said that 20 militants tried to storm in al-Matafi checkpoint in al-Arish using rocket-propelled grenades and a car bomb.
However security forces were able to detonate the bomb before the car reached the checkpoint. In this attack 5 terrorists were killed and three others are injured.
Security also dismantled explosive devices that have been implanted at the checkpoint.
No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attacks. In November, Islamic State (ISIS) claimed responsibility for an attack on an Egyptian military checkpoint in northern Sinai that killed 12 soldiers.