Egyptian Soldiers Killed in Suez

    A supporter of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi mourns a relative killed during clashes with security forces in Cairo, Egypt, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013. Deadly clashes left tens dead and scores injured as rival crowds of supporters of the military and backers of Morsi poured into streets around the country Sunday, as a holiday marking the anniversary of the last war with Israel turned into a showdown between the country's two rival camps. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

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    Gunmen killed five soldiers in Suez in one of a series of attacks throughout Egypt on Monday. Also on Monday, five others were killed and more than 40 were injured in a car-bomb attack in the town of al-Tour in southern Sinai, and a rocket-propelled grenade hit a satellite station in a Cairo suburb. Northern Sinai in particular has seen a spate of violence recently, having been nicknamed the “new Afghanistan” due to the Islamic insurgency. Monday’s attacks followed Sunday’s violent clashes that left 50 people dead, mainly in Cairo.

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