Five Egyptian policemen killed

A group of militants attacked security forces at Atlawy Square in Arish, killing five policemen and injuring 10 others.

IANS| Last Updated: Jan 21, 2016, 09:53 AM IST

Cairo: Five Egyptian policemen were killed late on Wednesday in an armed attack by unknown gunmen in Egypt`s Arish city, a media report said.

According to state-run newspaper Ahram, a group of militants attacked security forces at Atlawy Square in Arish, killing five policemen and injuring 10 others, Xinhua news agency reported.