Islamic State statements obligation for attack on Egyptian police east of Cairo

CAIRO, Jan 1 — Islamic Point out yesterday claimed duty for an assault on an Egyptian safety checkpoint in a city east of Cairo a working day previously in which two policemen and a civilian ended up killed, the team reported on its telegram account.

Two other policemen had been wounded at the checkpoint in the metropolis of Ismailia, in accordance to resources from the inside ministry and the city’s security directorate.

One of the gunmen was killed, though the 2nd escaped with the enable of others, the resources extra. — Reuters