– Air forces of Egypt attacked a hideout of the militants. The attack destroyed “a large number of terrorist elements” responsible for killing 16 police officers on 20 October 2017, according to Egyptian state television.
According to him, the air force struck a mountainous area West of the city of El-Fayoum after he received “confirmed information” about the location of militants.
As a result of strikes destroyed three trucks with large quantities of weapons, equipment and “highly explosive materials”, the report says.
Earlier, the Egyptian security services announced a security operation against terrorists in the area of the road from Cairo to the Bahariya oasis southwest of Cairo.
When the militants in the area with any terrorist organization not yet identified, said the TV channel.