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  1. Report: Egyptian warplanes bomb Islamist terror bases in Sinai after deadly attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Following the attacks carried out by Islamists in the Sinai peninsula on Thursday in which twenty-seven people were killed , Egyptian army warplanes were bombing terrorist bases in the area on Saturday, Egyptian media reported. Islamic State's Egypt wing claimed responsibility for the Thursday attacks in some of the worst anti-state violence in months, after commemorations around the anniversary of the 2011 uprising turned deadly this week.

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  2. Sisi pulls out of AU summit after Sinai attacksRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Tehran Times

    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi cut short a visit to Ethiopia for an African Union summit, following a wave of deadly attacks in the Sinai Peninsula claimed by a group that pledges allegiance to the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant terrorist group. President's office said in a statement that Sisi, who was scheduled to address the summit, would head back to capital Cairo after the opening session on Friday morning.

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  3. Clashes in Egypt's Sinai after jihadists kill 30Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    's army and jihadists clashed in Sinai Friday, leaving two children dead, as President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi flew home early from an African summit after attacks by extremists killed at least 30 people. Health officials said a six-month-old baby was hit in the head by a bullet during the clashes and a six-year-old was killed in a rocket blast in the Sinai Peninsula.

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  4. IS offshoot attack on Egyptian police and armyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    EGYPTIAN officials yesterday raised the death toll to 32 from co-ordinated and simultaneous attacks that struck more than a dozen army and police targets in the restive Sinai Peninsula on Thursdsay night. An Egyptian militant group affiliated with the Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks, which involved locations in three Sinai towns, and showed a previously unseen level of co-ordination.

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  5. Islamic State's Egypt wing claims deadliest attacks in monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISMAILIA: Islamic State's Egypt wing claimed a series of attacks that killed at least 27 security personnel on Thursday in some of the worst anti-government violence in months, after commemorations around the anniversary of the 2011 uprising turned deadly in the past week. Egypt's government faces an Islamist insurgency based in Sinai and growing discontent with what critics perceive as heavy-handed security tactics.

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  6. Simultaneous attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 26Read the original story

    Thursday | Post Register

    Militants struck more than a dozen army and police targets in the restive Sinai Peninsula with simultaneous attacks involving a car bomb and mortar rounds on Thursday, killing at least 26 security officers. An Army spokesman immediately blamed former Islamist President Mohammed Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood of orchestrating the attack, which killed 25 Army soldiers and one policeman.

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  7. Egypt Strkes Back After Jihadists Kill DozensRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    Egyptian soldiers have clashed with jihadists after a wave of militant attacks in the Sinai peninsula which claimed at least 30 lives. Health officials said two children were killed in the fighting and that a 12-year-old and another person were badly injured.

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  8. Deadly Sinai attack undercuts Egyptian army claims of anti-IS successRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Egyptian Army soldiers patrol in an armored vehicle backed by a helicopter gunship during a sweep through villages in Sheikh Zuweyid, north Sinai, Egypt, May 12, 2013. An Egyptian militant group affiliated with the Islamic State has claimed responsibility for coordinated and simultaneous attacks Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015 that struck more than a dozen army and police targets in three towns in the restive Sinai Peninsula, killing as many as 40 people.

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  9. Egyptian officials raise death toll of Sinai attacks to 32EL-ARISH,...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    Egyptian officials on Friday raised the death toll to 32 from coordinated and simultaneous attacks that struck more than a dozen army and police targets in the restive Sinai Peninsula the previous night.

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  10. Islamic State claims responsibility for major attack on Egypt's Sinai PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Islamic State's Egypt wing claimed responsibility for a series of attacks that killed at least 27 on Thursday in some of the worst anti-state violence in months, after commemorations around the anniversary of the 2011 uprising turned deadly this week. Egypt's government faces an Islamist insurgency based in Sinai and growing discontent with what critics perceive as heavy handed security tactics.

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  11. Gaza imposes security measures along border amid Sinai clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Ma'an News Agency

    Gaza security forces on Thursday evening imposed strict security along the border with Egypt following a series of attacks that left scores of Egyptian soldiers dead in the neighboring Sinai Peninsula. Spokesman for the Gaza Ministry of the Interior Iyad al-Buzm said that the security measures were imposed to secure the area after militants associated with the Ansar Bait al-Maqdis group fired rockets and set off a car bomb in the northern Sinai Peninsula.

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  12. ISIS-linked group kills 30 people in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Egyptian policemen arrive at the stadium during before the Egyptian Premier League football match between Al-Ahly and Zamalek football clubs in Cairo on January 29, 2015. CAIRO: Twenty-seven soldiers were among 30 people killed when militants struck multiple security posts in Egypt's North Sinai in a series of attacks, involving car bombs and mortar rounds, one of the deadliest assaults claimed by a group that recently pledged allegiance to Islamic State.

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  13. At least 27 killed in simultaneous assaults in North SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Arirang TV

    And shifting to a deadly attack in Egypt. A series of bombings targeting a military base in the northern part of the country killed at least 27 people, mostly soldiers.

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  14. Egyptian officials raise death toll of Sinai attacks to 32Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | KDWN

    Egyptian health officials have raised the death toll to 32 from coordinated and simultaneous attacks that struck more than a dozen army and police targets in the restive Sinai Peninsula the previous night. An Egyptian militant group affiliated with the Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attacks in involved locations in three Sinai towns and required a previously unseen level of coordination.

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  15. New Sinai clashes kill two children: Egypt officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Members of Egyptian security forces keep guard after blowing up a house during a military operation in the Egyptian city of Rafah, near the border with southern Gaza Strip October 29, 2014. At least 33 Egyptian security personnel were killed on Friday in the Sinai Peninsula bordering Israel and Gaza, in an attack on a checkpoint that bore the marks of assaults claimed by Egypt's most active militant group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis.

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  16. ISIS-linked group kills 25 soldiers in Egypt's North SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    Twenty-five soldiers were among 26 people killed when militants struck multiple security posts in Egypt's North Sinai in a series of attacks, involving car bombs and mortar rounds, one of the deadliest assaults claimed by a group that recently pledged allegiance to Islamic State. Twenty-five soldiers were among 26 people killed when militants struck multiple security posts in Egypt's North Sinai in a series of attacks, involving car bombs and mortar rounds, one of the deadliest assaults claimed by a group that recently pledged allegiance to Islamic State.

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  17. Sinai clashes kill two childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Egypt's army clashed with militants in Sinai on Friday , leaving two children dead as President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi flew home to deal with a wave of militant attacks that killed at least 30 people. CAIRO: Egypt's army clashed with militants in Sinai on Friday , leaving two children dead as President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi flew home to deal with a wave of militant attacks that killed at least 30 people.

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  18. At least 26 killed in IS' attacks on Egyptian military in Sinai peninsulaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    At least 26 people have been killed including many soldiers after Islamic State militants launched a series of attacks in Egypt's Sinai peninsula. According to BBC, military targets were hit by car bomb and mortars in the North Sinai capital El-Arish.

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  19. Egyptian IS wing claims Sinai attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cyprus Weekly

    Islamic State's Egypt wing claimed a series of attacks that killed at least 27 security personnel on Thursday in some of the worst anti-government violence in months, after commemorations around the anniversary of the 2011 uprising turned deadly in the past week. Egypt's government faces an Islamist insurgency based in Sinai and growing discontent with what critics perceive as heavy-handed security tactics.

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  20. Islamic State 'kills at least 27 in Egyptian bomb attacks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro UK News

    The attacks yesterday were some of the worst anti-state violence in months, after commemorations around the anniversary of the 2011 uprising turned deadly this week. Egypt's government faces an Islamist insurgency based in Sinai and growing discontent with what critics perceive as heavy handed security tactics.

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