Activities of the first Dates Festival kicked off Thursday in Bahariya Oasis in Giza in coordination with the Giza Chamber of Commerce.
Security forces killed six terrorists in a gun battle near Bahariya Oasis in the Western Desert, about 375 km southwest of Cairo, the Interior Ministry said.
A number of Al-Azhar doctors have examined 2,385 patients in the Bahariya Oasis within two days as part of an Azhar medical convoy.
The lands within the zone will be given to beneficiaries for a symbolic fee, but they will have to pay for the establishment of the needed facilities.
Three army officers and one soldier were killed Wednesday during a raid on terrorists in Bahariya Oasis area