Egyptian special forces exchanged fire with “terrorist” fighters during a raid near the al-Amireya area, according to Al Arabiya’s correspondent in Cairo.
At least one Egyptian security officer has been killed during the raid on an armed extremist group’s hideout in #Cairo’s al-Amireya neighborhood, according to Al Arabiya’s correspondent.#Egypthttps://t.co/LbYcFruNM5 pic.twitter.com/m2hU4KXYkF— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) April 14, 2020
Local media showing earlier video of special forces attempting to enter the terrorist hideout in the al-Amireya neighborhood in Cairo. (Local media)
Watch: Egyptian police warn residents of the al-Amireya neighborhood in #Cairo to seek safety indoors amid the shootout between special forces and an armed extremist group.#Egypthttps://t.co/LbYcFruNM5 pic.twitter.com/cnVkFuNfjS— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) April 14, 2020