An Egyptian air force fighter jet lands at an undisclosed location in Egypt following air strikes in Libya February 16, 2015. (AFP PHOTO / HO)
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Egypt's military targeted an arms convoy crossing the border from Libya, destroying vehicles loaded with weapons and explosives, and killing militants, a military spokesman said Monday.Army spokesman Col. Tamer al-Rifai posted photos on his official Facebook page that showed charred vehicles and weapons allegedly belonging to the suspected militants.Friday's attack took place near Egypt's vast western desert, where a previous series of attacks were blamed on Islamic militants pouring in from chaotic Libya.Egypt has long contended that arms smuggled across the porous desert border with Libya have reached militants operating on its soil.
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