An Armed Forces soldier was seriously injured Sunday following an explosion at a mine in one of the military units in Ras Banas, south of the Red Sea Governorate.
Hossam Gamil, director of the ambulances facility of the governorate, received notice about the explosion and the injured soldier was quickly transported to a hospital in Marsa Alam. He was then sent to a Hurghada hospital, due to the seriousness of his injuries.
A claim was filed on the incident.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm