Mexico slams Egypt 'air strike' after tourists killed

A vehicle passes chalk Inselbergs in the White Desert, a region in Egypt's vast Western Desert where at least two Mexicans mistaken for jihadists were part of a group of 12 people killed by security forcesMexico called on Egypt to swiftly investigate why tourists were mistakenly targeted in what witnesses described as an air strike that left at least two Mexicans dead and six unaccounted for. President Enrique Pena Nieto said 14 Mexicans were among those involved in Sunday’s “grave incident” in the Western Desert. Egyptian authorities said security forces mistakenly killed 12 people and wounded 10 others when they struck their convoy while chasing jihadists, but they have not given details about the weaponry used or the breakdown of victims.

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