At least two jihadis armed with a gun, knives and a suicide belt have wounded three tourists at the entrance of a hotel in an Egyptian Red Sea resort.
Security forces said the attackers arrived by sea to launch the onslaught on the beachside Bella Vista Hotel, in the Red Sea resort of Hurghada.
They claimed to have killed the attacker wearing the suicide bomb. opened fire at the two assailants, killing one and seriously wounding the other.
The other two men armed with knives entered the hotel’s outdoor restaurant at the front of the building and attacked the tourists.
The attackers were reportedly carrying black flags with the shahada, the Muslim testament of faith, written it white, commonly used by ISIS.