25 February 2014

Egypt: Five Smuggling Tunnels, 10 Houses of Takfiris Destroyed in Sinai

Assistant Minister of Interior for Public Security Major General Sayed Shafiq said on Tuesday 25/2/2014 10 houses of Takfiri elements were burned by security personnel in several sites in North Sinai.

Five smuggling tunnels and 13 warehouses were also destroyed in the security campaign, he also said.

This comes as part of the security operations carried out by the Armed Forces and the police to uproot terrorism in Egypt.

Shafiq added that three motorbikes without plates were seized in the campaign.

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