EGYPTIAN ARMY NEUTRALIZED SUSPECTED 11 DAESH MILITANTS IN EGYPT’S SINAI PENINSULA




Mustafa AY – TDO – 11.09.2018 Egyptian Security Forces neutralized suspected 11 DAESH militants in Sinai Peninsula’s town of al-Arish. In accordance with statement by Egyptian officials, while Egyptian security forces tried to apprehend 11 DAESH militants on suspicion of preparation for terrorist attack at a petrol station, DEASH militants fired their arms and Egyptian security forces responded at will. As a result of armed conflict, 11 DEASH militants were neutralized on the scene. While at the same time, DEASH launched an attack with bomb-laden car on members of Egyptian Army in town of Sheikh Zuweid which is close to al-Arish. As a result of detonation of bomb in the car, 2 soldiers lost their lives as well as 4 soldiers got wounded.