Gunmen Kill Three Police Officers in Egypt

Latest attack in the Sinai Peninsula


(Reuters)—Gunmen killed three policemen in Egypt's volatile Sinai Peninsula on Monday, security sources said, and an Islamist militant group released a videoof an earlier drive-by shooting of an army colonel.

Security sources confirmed that gunmen had killed the colonel, identified as Mohamed al-Komi, on August 14 on a desert highway near the Suez Canal city of Ismailia.