10 April 2013

Egypt Arrests Four Jihadist Suspects in Sinai

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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