Aug 6 - Gunmen attack a border police station between Egypt and Israel, killing 15 policemen.
Gunmen killed at least 15 Egyptian policemen at the border between Egypt and Israel. Some of the seven wounded arrived at a crowded hospital. Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi spoke on television after an emergency meeting. (SOUNDBITE) (Arabic) EGYPTIAN PRESIDENT MOHAMED MURSI, SAYING: "This incident will not pass lightly. The armed forces will assume complete control over these areas of Sinai, to secure them, and those who carried out the attack will pay a high price." The gunmen also seized two military vehicles, which Israel's aircraft fired at. A video distributed later by the Israeli army spokesperson unit was said to show one of the vehicles burning. Sophia Soo, Reuters.