Middle East

Death toll rises to 22 in Egypt border post attack

Egyptian army soldiers inspect the site of an attack in al-Wadi al-Gadid, close to the El-Farafrah oasis, in the western desert, some 630 kms west of Cairo, near the frontier with Libya. Egypt vowed to punish the attackers who used rocket-propelled grenades and machine-guns to killed the 21 border guards. (AFP PHOTO / STR)





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