CAIRO — Three gunmen stormed a hotel in Egypt’s Red Sea resort of Hurghada on Friday, injuring at least 2 foreign tourists, state-run news agency Ahram-online reported.


According to the report, the attack took place at Bella Vista Hotel in the downtown area of the city. (Egypt-Attack)
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CAIRO — At least 14 jihadists were killed and 13 others arrested by the Egyptian Armed Forces in the restive North Sinai province bordering the Palestinian Gaza Strip and Israel, the military spokesman said in a statement on Friday.

“Yesterday’s operations in North Sinai’s Arish, Sheikh Zuweid and Rafah cities killed 14 of the terrorist elements during fire exchange and led to the arrest of 13 suspects,” military spokesman Mohamed Samir said. (Egypt-Sinai-Militants)
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CAIRO — Egypt’s affiliate of the Islamic State (IS) announced on Friday that its members carried out an armed attack on tourist hotel on Thursday.

The group cited the attack that targeted Israeli tourists in response to a call by the group’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi to target Jews everywhere. (Egypt-IS-Attack)
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BAGHDAD — Some 18 members of the Iraqi security forces and tribal militants were killed and seven injured in clashes with Islamic State (IS) militants west of the city of Ramadi, security sources said. (Iraq-IS) Enditem

Source: Xinhua


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