'Egypt arrests 25 plotting attacks against Israelis'

November 11, 2010 19:56

Egyptian security forces on Thursday arrested 25 members of a terror cell who wished to carry out attacks on Israeli tourists in Sinai, Palestinian News Agency Ma'an reported.

The terrorists were residents of the Egyptian cities of El-Arish, Sheikh Zuwaid and Rafah, according to the report.The arrests came following a week long operation. According to Ma'an, some of those arrested admitted to being part of a terrorist organization.

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