Nine terrorists were killed by Egyptian security forces in central Cairo

Vastavam web: At least nine terrorists were killed today by the Egyptian security forces in a densely populated central Cairo neighbourhood, a security official said.Five policemen, including three officers, were also injured in the shootout, he said.Police raided two apartments in Ard Ellewa district on a tip-off that terrorists were hiding there and preparing to launch attacks, the state-run MENA news agency reported.A huge cache of arms and ammunition was also recovered by the police.Terrorist attacks, mainly targeting police and military, increased after the ouster of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in 2013 by military following massive protests against his rule.