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BERLIN, July 15. /TASS/. The man who attacked foreigners in Hurghada, was in contact with the terrorist organization “Islamic state” (IG banned in Russia) and operated under her direction.

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This was reported on Saturday the German news Agency DPA, citing sources in law enforcement bodies of the Arab Republic.

The alleged order to attack tourists it received directly from the terrorists, writes DPA. Official confirmation of this information, the Agency does not have.

On the eve in Hurghada in one of the local hotels, the offender attacked with a knife on foreign tourists. The incident had killed two citizens of Germany, injuring two citizens of Armenia, resident of the Czech Republic and Russia.