Gas pipeline bombing in al-Arish

February 11, 2014 . By

Unidentified militants bombed the natural gas pipeline south of al-Arish city. The pipeline provides natural gas to various cement factories near al-Arish, but there is no word on whether the attack affected the industries it supplies. There were no reported casualties, and Egyptian security forces have not yet identified the attackers

The Sinai gas pipeline is a frequent target of militant groups in Egypt, having been bombed twenty times since the January 25 revolution.