Egyptian army says 16 militants killed in Sinai operation

Egyptian army says 16 militants killed in Sinai operation

 

Cairo : Egyptian army, Sinai Operation, Sinai, Sinai operation militants killed, militants killed Sinai operation, Sixteen militants killed, world news, latest world news, indian express, indian express news The Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on November 29 ordered the military to defeat militants in North Sinai within three months, after an attack on a mosque which killed more than 300 people, the deadliest such incident in the Arab world’s most populous country .Sixteen militants were killed and 4 others arrested in a major crackdown launched by Egypt on Friday, the Egyptian army said in a statement carried by state TV early on Sunday. Another 30 suspects were arrested, it said.