Militants Attack Egypt Checkpoint, Kill 5 Police (11)

ABC news.com 2014.08.06 23:24
Militants attacked a police checkpoint near a Mediterranean resort area frequented by Egyptian holidaymakers, killing five policemen and losing four of their own in the ensuing gunbattle, the Interior Ministry said on Wednesday. Meanwhile Egypt's prosecutor general referred 23 suspected militants to trial, accusing them of forming a terrorist group called the Ansar al- Shariah Brigades that allegedly orchestrated the killing of 12 policemen.
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