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Jordan - Militants Blow Up Gas Pipeline in Sinai

(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Militants have blown up a section of a pipeline that transports gas to Jordan in the restive Sinai Peninsula, Egyptian security officials said.



The officials said that the militants blew up the pipeline in an area called Muqtadiba, south of Al-Arish late Monda



No group or individual has claimed responsibility for the attack, nor was it clear whether the attack caused any casualtie



In recent months, militants have repeatedly targeted pipelines in the regio



On January 17, militants detonated a pipeline which carries gas to an industrial zone in Sina



The same pipeline was blown up on December 31, 2013
Jordan - Militants Blow Up Gas Pipeline in Sinai