Major-General Magdi Bassiouni، a former interior minister assistant، said that the terrorist attack that took place in Al Arish on Monday came in response to the major pre-emptive strike by the security forces in the Ard El Lewaa suburb of Giza on Sunday.
Magdi Bassiouni assured during Sabah On talk show broadcasted on On Live satellite channel that police and army personnel are able to eliminate terrorism.
Noteworthy، At least 10 terrorists were killed and five policemen were wounded on Sunday during a security raid in Giza.
The terrorist cell members were hiding in Giza's Agouza district in preparation for carrying out a number of terror operations.
Egypt has been fighting against a wave of terror activities that killed hundreds of policemen and soldiers since the ouster of former president Mohamed Morsi in July 2013 in response to mass protests against his one-year rule and his currently outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group