At least 155 killed in mosque in Egypt

At least 155 killed in mosque in Egypt
Published: 24 November 2017 (528 Views)
Suspected militants have launched a bomb and gun attack on a mosque in Egypt's North Sinai province, killing 155 people, state media report.

Witnesses say the al-Rawda mosque in the town of Bir al-Abed, near al-Arish, was targeted during Friday prayers.

Local police said men in four off-road vehicles opened fire on worshippers, AP reported.


- AP/BBC

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