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    At least three Egyptian servicemen have been killed in a roadside bomb blast in the Palestinian city of Rafah.

    A roadside bomb explosion in the Palestinian city of Rafah has killed at least three Egyptian servicemen, including an army captain and two other soldiers, sources said.

    Responsibility for the blast was claimed by the Egyptian affiliate of the Islamic State.

    Rafah, which is home to a refugee camp, is located on the border between the Gaza Strip and Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.

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