Egyptian tank runs over car in attempt to thwart deadly bombing at checkpoint

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By Alexander Maveal, Global News, July 25, 2017 

The Egyptian military is crediting a tank driver with saving dozens of lives by driving over a vehicle loaded with explosives.

Video released by the Egyptian Ministry of Defense shows a car approach a checkpoint on Thursday, south of al-Arish in the North Sinai region.

Suddenly, the tank rams the vehicle which reportedly contained four gunmen.

Moments later, the crushed vehicle is seen smoking and then explodes, killing seven civilians.

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