Report: Egyptian security forces kill 5 militants in Sinai

The Egyptian Al-Ahram newspaper reported that the Egyptian navy and border patrol boosted their forces in the Suez Gulf beaches. In addition, the army upped its presence in the Cairo International Airport.


The newspaper also reported that according to a senior security official, five militants were killed in the Sinai Peninsula by security forces. According to him, 37 militants have been killed since June 30, some of them Palestinians. (Roi Kais)