Security Forces Eliminate 14 Militants In Egypt’s North Sinai (Map)

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Security forces have eliminated 14 militants in an exchange of fire in Egypt’s North Sinai, the country’s interior ministry said in a statement on December 23.

According to the statement, security troops raided the militant hideout in the town of El-Arish. 8 militants were killed in a fire exchange on the site. 6 more militants fled the area but were killed in a clash with police officers.

The interior ministry revealed that the eliminated militants had planned attacks on “important and vital facilities,” armed forces and police personnel.

Security Forces Eliminate 14 Militants In Egypt's North Sinai (Map)

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