(Muslim Press) – Egyptian police have “accidentally” attacked and killed 12 Mexican tourists and injured 10 during clashes with militants, officials say. "The incident resulted in the death of 12 Mexicans and Egyptians and the injury of 10 others who have been transferred to hospitals," the Egyptian interior ministry announced early on Monday. This happened as the Mexican tourists were traveling in four buses in the Wahat area of the Western Desert. "A joint force from the police and military, whilst chasing terrorist elements in the oasis area of the western desert tonight, accidentally engaged four four-wheel drives belonging to a Mexican tourist group,” the annoucement said.