Bomb disposal experts dismantled an explosive charge planted by unidentified persons in Al Arish with no casualties reported.
A strange object found next to a school was reported to security forces in North Sinai. Police forces and bomb disposal squads rushed to the scene and a security cordon was imposed.
The object was found to be an explosive charge, security sources said. It was dismantled with a robot.
The area was combed for other bombs and to collect information about the culprits.