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Press Release Regarding The Attack Perpetrated In Egypt , 20.07.2014

No: 246, 20 July 2014

We condemn the terrorist attack perpetrated in Al-Wadi Al-Gedid Governorate of Egypt on 19 July 2014 against a security checkpoint, causing the death or injury of many soldiers.

We wish God's mercy upon those who lost their lives in this heinous attack, convey our condolences to their families and the brotherly people of Egypt, and wish a speedy recovery to the wounded.