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Saudi Leaders Condole With Egypt On Victims Of Terrorist Attack In Sinai

PARIS, France - Saudi Arabia's King Salman sent a cable of condolences and sympathy to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El - Sisi on the victims of a terrorist attack that took place east of the Sues Canal on Saturday, the Saudi Press Agency reported early Tuesday.

'As we share with you the pain of this affliction, we sent to You Excellency, the families of the deceased and the Egyptian people, our deepest and sincere condolences', the king said, reiterating the Kingdom's stand with Egypt and its people.

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also sent a similar cable to the Egyptian president.

The attack in the restive northern part of the Sinai Peninsula killed 11 security personnel of a water pumping station. Five others were wounded in the attack, according to the Egyptian military.



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