17 February 2013

Egypt: Police Officer Funeral Held in Beni Sweif

A funeral for Egyptian police officer Hisham Te'ma took place in Beni Sweif on Saturday.

Te'ma was injured during his attempt to settle an armed clash between two families in el-Ghamrawi and Ezbat el-Safeeh areas.

He passed away in hospital after one hour as he sustained serious injuries. Security forces cordoned off both areas and launched a wide-scale manhunt operation to arrest the perpetrators

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