Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Bir al-Abed, Egypt--23 November 2017

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 2 December 2017

Date: 23 November 2017

Location: Bir al-Abed, Sinai, Egypt

Type of event: terrorism


Attack on mosque with bombs followed by shooting attack on fleeing survivors; 27 children among those killed.

Consequences: 305 killed, 128 injured


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Last modified 2 December 2017.
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