Egypt arrests 4 jihadist suspects in Sinai

Wednesday 10-04-2013 04:36 PM
Egypt arrests 4 jihadist suspects in Sinai

Confiscated weapons on the Sinai borders - Photo from Armed Forces page on Facebook


Egyptian authorities arrested four suspects belonging to an Islamist militant group in the Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday.

“Rafah border guards arrested four persons, possessing an automatic rifle, a bomb, 60 ammunition bullets and two Dana shells. They are suspected to belong to a jihadist group in Sinai,” said a statement published on the official page of the armed forces.

The statement added that the suspects would be brought before the competent court to take all legal actions against them.

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