CAIRO: A third police station in 6th of October City on the outskirts of Cairo will be inaugurated Tuesday, Youm7 reported Giza Security Directorate.
There are two police stations in the city, which is larger than 400 km2. The Egyptian Media Production City will fall within the area of 6 October Third Police Station.
The new station is meant to enhance security and police presence in the city, a security source told Youm7.
The police killed two alleged terrorists inside an apartment in 6th of October city Monday; explosive devices and weapons were found in the apartment, a security source at Giza Security Directorate told Youm7.
On July 27, two men who allegedly belonging to the militant group Ajnad Misr (Soldiers of Egypt) were killed in confrontations with police forces in an apartment in 6 October.
On July 1, the police killed nine Muslim Brotherhood members in a raid on an apartment in the same city; the authorities said they were killed in a gun battle.
Three assailants were killed near 6 October Second Police Station inside their car after bombs they were carrying went off while trying to bypass a traffic jam.