The Ministry of Interior said in a statement late yesterday that a number of policemen were killed and injured, and some terrorists also died in the ensuing crossfire.
State television said Saturday a security alert was declared in the area to hunt down militants.
The firefight occurred in the Bahariya oasis on the Western Desert, about 85 miles (135 km) southwest of the capital, after security forces received information on the militants' location.
BBC reported that more than 50 police officers were killed during clashes, while local media said 35 citing security sources.
Egypt has been battling an insurgency since 2013 when the military deposed Mohamed Morsi, Egypt's first freely elected president, in a coup.
But an AFP reporter did not see the strongman leader at an open-air ceremony involving foreign dignitaries, and his office said he had cancelled his participation in a number of other engagements. The Muslim Brotherhood has denied any involvement in violent attacks against security forces.
The motivation for the attack is still unclear as the suspect refused to make a statement during his interrogation by police. They mainly had superficial stab wounds and in at least one case had been hit.
U.S. -India relations have generally prospered in the past decade, in part due to their shared concerns about the rise of China. During his speech, Tillerson targeted China and said that China has undertaken provocative actions in the South China Sea.
She requested anonymity in line with internal rules. 'The game could end badly, very badly for Rajoy's government, ' he said. The Madrid government is expected to implement measures under Article 155 of Spain's constitution.
Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal , who is heading the Commission for Missing Persons, confirmed Shehzadi's recovery to BBC Urdu . She had filed an application with the Supreme Court's Human Rights Cell on behalf of Fauzia Ansari, Hamid Ansari's mother.
Also, PayPal says that there are over 2.5 million users who have linked their PayPal accounts with the Messenger app. The partnership between the two companies began a year ago and today's announcement is an extension to that.
Winners and Losers: Freeport-McMoRan sunk 2.23 percent after Deutsche Bank downgraded the mining company's stock to "Sell". Here at home, the TSX has seen much more conservative growth having risen around 1,000 points in the 12 months.
The issues could also result in the safety airbags failing to deploy, increasing the risk of serious injury or death. Jepsen said his office represented CT by serving on the multistate investigation's nine-state executive committee.
Meteors, or shooting stars, are the small pieces of debris left behind comets that burn up when they enter our atmosphere. The Orionids derive their name from there point of origin next to the Orion constellation, which ascends in the east.
Toddler killed after recalled IKEA dresser crushes him
Those who choose to keep the dresser can request that IKEA install a free wall anchoring kit, or they can install it on their own. Mann , the family's lawyer, said the family is "absolutely distraught" by the accident, ABC News reports .
OBC leader Alpesh Thakor to join Congress
The Congress has given both Mr Patel and Mr Mevani an open invitation to join the party. However, Hardik said that he will continue to fight till he has public support.
Tigers tap Gardenhire as new manager
The Tigers announced the move Friday, saying Gardenhire has agreed to a three-year contract. Gardenhire was seen as a seasoned, battle-tested option in this regard.
Kelly defends Trump's call to Gold Star widow
In his remarks, Kelly blasted Wilson for listening to a "sacred" call between the president and the widow of a fallen soldier. He knew what he was getting into when he joined that 1 percent. "I was stunned that she had done that", he said on Thursday.
Great Southeast Shakeout drill set for Thursday
People who are driving should pull over to a clear area, stop and stay seated with seatbelt fastened until the shaking stops. Survival kits - stocked with water, food and a radio, among other items - can be crucial after a major temblor.