Backed by helicopters, the Egyptian military raided a town on the outskirts of Cairo known to be an Islamist stronghold, exchanging fire with suspected militants who had killed a senior police officer.
An aide to the security chief of Cairo’s twin city of Giza was shot dead when militants opened fire on security forces approaching the town of Kerdasa to drive off suspected Islamic militants. Egypt’s official news agency blamed “terrorists and criminal elements” for his death.
Backed by helicopters, the Egyptian military raided a town on the outskirts of Cairo known…
by Tactical-Life / Sep 19, 2013