Death toll from Sinai mosque explosion hits 305

Death toll from Sinai mosque explosion hits 305
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  • calendar-gray 25 November 2017

Death toll as a result of a militant attack that hit a mosque in Egypt on November 24 rose to 305, including 27 children, according to Prosecutor’s Office of Egypt, Hurriyet reports.

 

The explosion has occurred in mosque in Bir al-Abed, west of Arish city, North Sinai. During the Friday prayer, 25-30 terrorists set off bomb and then opened fire.

 

Three-day mourning has been declared.  

Ceyhun Aliyev

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