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Egyptian forces kill four militants, seize weapons in Sinai

Egyptian ground and air force operations killed four Takfiri terrorists and destroyed several militant hideouts during the last three days in North Sinai province. Three camouflaged four-wheel-drive vehicles were destroyed and two rocket-propelled grenades, three multiple machine guns, a pistol, and 60 rounds of ammunition were recovered after the strikes. During a raid in the village of al-Muqata, security forces seized various types of weapons and large quantities of ammunition. Furthermore, explosive devices, an explosive suicide belt, and sacks containing high explosive materials were recovered. This event took place on 05/15/2022 at the following location: North Sinai, Egypt.

Incident Type: Military Conflict

Event Type: Military Operations

Total Fatalities: 4

Total Wounded: 0

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 4

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Egypt Independent