11 January 2014

Egypt: Four Terrorists With Explosive Belt, Firearms Arrested

Photo: Asad Hashim/Al Jazeera
Police clash with protesters in Cairo (file photo).

Troops of the Second Field Army in Ismaelia arrested four terrorists who were riding two cars carrying Sharqeya number plates.

An explosive belt, four bombs, two automatic rifles, two magazines and a quantity of munitions were found in their possession.

A terrorist was wounded during a gunfight with the Armed Forces, the military spokesman said.

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