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2 Tourists Killed and At Least 4 Wounded in Egypt Stabbing Attack

  • In Egyptian Red Sea resort’s seafront Zahabia hotel of Hurghada, a knifeman stabbed two German tourists to death and wounded two others. Officials and security sources told media that after this incident, the assailant jumped a wall between the hotels, swam to a neighbouring beach, and stabbed at least two more people at the Sunny Days El Palacio resort before being arrested. Reports say the two dead German tourists were each stabbed thrice in the chest. The stabbing incident took place just few hours after 5 Egyptian policemen were killed by a smaller Islamic militant group named Hasm.