Air force kills fam­ily of 10

The Star Early Edition - - WORLD -

TEN MEM­BERS of the same fam­ily died overnight when the Egyp­tian air force shelled a civil­ian home in the Si­nai Penin­sula by mis­take, sources said yes­ter­day. The 10, in­clud­ing three women and three chil­dren, were dead on ar­rival at al-Ar­ish Gen­eral Hos­pi­tal in the provin­cial cap­i­tal, a hos­pi­tal of­fi­cial said. A se­cu­rity of­fi­cial said an air strike hit the home of a tribal judge by mis­take.

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