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In pics: Air force thwarts attempted attack at western borders.

By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 23 October 2017: Egypt's air force thwarted a new attempt to infiltrate the Western borders of the country, according to official statement posted Monday on the Facebook page of the military Spokesperson Tamer el-Refaey. The forces have destroyed eight SUVs loaded with smuggled weapons and ammunition across the borders. Clashes erupted between militants and security forces in Wahat area, in Giza on Friday, resulting in 17 officers and 15 militants killed . Investigations into the shootout are underway and a police hunt was launched to arrest the rest of the perpetrators. Air Forces targeting militants' SUVs trying to infiltrate into western borders - Press photo Air Forces targeting militants' SUVs trying to infiltrate into western borders - Press photo Air Forces targeting militants' SUVs trying to infiltrate into western borders - Press photo Air Forces targeting militants' SUVs trying to infiltrate into western borders - Press photo

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