10 December 2013

Egypt: Leading Takfiri Terrorist Captured in North Sinai

Photo: Contributor/IRIN
Women and a child sit amid the rubble of a destroyed home in North Sinai.

Military Spokesman Colonel Ahmed Mohamed Ali said on Monday 9/12/2013 that a leading Takfiri who was involved in attacks on army and police troops has been killed.

The man, affiliated to Ansar Beitul-Maqdes, was identified as Ibrahim Mohamed Farig Salama Hamdan.

As many as 22 suspected terrorists were arrested in raids in North Sinai, Ali said.

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