Egypt police kill 21 terrorists in Sinai raids
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
CAIRO, May 23 (Xinhua) -- The Egyptian security forces killed 21 terrorists during raids on their hideouts in North Sinai province northeastern the country, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said in a statement on Saturday.
The security campaign targeted two hideouts in farms of North Sinai where the militants hid and plotted anti-security operations to be carried out during the holiday of Eid al-Fitr, the Islamic feast that kicks off on Sunday, according to the statement.
After intensive shootout, ...