Egypt Independent

Army forces arrest 3 Takfiris, seize explosive materials in Sinai



Army forces arrested three Takfiris and a four-wheeled car hidden in a cave in the middle of the Sinai desert, as well as explosive materials used to make improvised explosive device (IED), Armed Forces spokesperson Tamer al-Refaei said on Saturday.

In a statement on his official Facebook page, Refaei added that the forces seized four motorcycles, belonging to the members, in addition to a truck loaded with spare motorcycle parts.

Refaei concluded his statement by saying that the armed forces are continuing their efforts to pursue all criminal elements by combing the terrorist outposts and conducting raids.

Edited Translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm