27.2 C
Bucharest
June 26, 2022
WORLD

Sinai kidnapping: Egyptian soldiers and police seized

Seven members of the Egyptian security forces have been seized by unidentified kidnappers in the Sinai Peninsula, Egyptian officials say. The three policemen and four soldiers were captured while traveling in minibuses in northern Sinai, east of the city of Arish. The kidnappers are said to be demanding the release from prison of jailed relatives. Reports say local Bedouin tribal leaders have been asked to mediate.Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has also summoned the defence and interior ministers to update him on the situation.

Related posts

58,000 evacuated in southwest China due to icy weather

Test

Russia warns Romania

Nine O' Clock

Congratulatory message of Romania’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs: The excellent bilateral Romanian-Norwegian relations provide an appropriate framework for intensifying the political and economic cooperation between our countries

NINE O'CLOCK