In a shootout in Cairo, killing 14 policemen
In Egypt, in the South-West of Cairo the shooting occurred, killing 14 policemen.
“According to Egyptian security officer, 14 police officers were killed during a firefight with insurgents in the South-West of Cairo,” the statement reads.
According to the publication, the exchange of gunfire occurred on Friday in the al-Wahat al-Bahrija in the Giza governorate, about 135 kilometers from the Egyptian capital.
It is noted that eight other security personnel were wounded in the attack. No terrorist group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that in attacks on a military Outpost in the Northern Sinai (Egypt) killed at least 24 militants and six soldiers and at least 20 soldiers were wounded. Thus, the attack was made by more than 100 insurgents who used car bombs and rocket-propelled grenades (RPGs). The sources added that the militants also clashed with security forces using light weapons.