The Egyptian military announced that a series of air strikes inflicted by the terrorists in the North of the Sinai Peninsula, were eliminated 19 militants of the Sinai branch of Islamic state.
According to the report, quoted by Reuters, among the killed were three warlord groups.
The website of Al Arabiya, in turn, with reference to the Ministry of internal Affairs of Egypt reports that the anti-terrorist operation was also conducted in the South of the Sinai Peninsula. It was the militants responsible for the attack at the monastery of St. Helen, which killed a police officer and four people were injured. According to the interior Ministry, the militants shot at police, eliminated.