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India strongly condemns attack in Cairo that killed 20, injured nearly 50 other; expresses condolences for blast victims
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India strongly condemns attack in Cairo that killed 20, injured nearly 50 other; expresses condolences for blast victims

A huge blast which killed 20 people in Cairo was caused by a speeding car packed with explosives, Egyptian officials said on Monday. India also strongly condemned the terror attack in Egypt's capital Cairo on Wednesday and expressed its condolences to the families of the deceased.

Egypt: 13 terrorists, two army officers killed in raids on militant hideouts in North Sinai
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Egypt: 13 terrorists, two army officers killed in raids on militant hideouts in North Sinai

Egyptian security forces on Thursday raided militant hideouts in the restive North Sinai during which 13 terrorists and two army officers were killed, the military said.

Egypt launches major assault on militants in North Sinai ahead of elections, aims to curb insurgency by February end
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Egypt launches major assault on militants in North Sinai ahead of elections, aims to curb insurgency by February end

Egypt began a major assault against militants on Friday focused on the Sinai peninsula, where Islamic State attacks have killed soldiers, police and civilians.

Egypt: Week after terrorists attack North Sinai mosque, five militants killed in raid by security forces
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Egypt: Week after terrorists attack North Sinai mosque, five militants killed in raid by security forces

Five terrorists were killed in exchange of fire with security forces in Egypt's Sharqeya governorate, security sources said.

Egypt mosque attack: 'Militants showered bullets on us, it was a real inferno,' recall survivors
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Egypt mosque attack: 'Militants showered bullets on us, it was a real inferno,' recall survivors

The militants attacked Egypt mosque minutes after the preacher started his sermon, killing 305 people in North Sinai

Gunmen responsible for Egypt mosque attack carried Islamic State flag, say officials
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Gunmen responsible for Egypt mosque attack carried Islamic State flag, say officials

Gunmen who attacked a mosque on Friday in Egypt’s North Sinai brandished an Islamic State flag as they opened fire through doorways and windows

Egypt mosque terror attack: Death toll soars to 305; 27 children among deceased, 128 injured
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Egypt mosque terror attack: Death toll soars to 305; 27 children among deceased, 128 injured

The death toll from the deadliest terror attack on Muslim worshippers at a mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai region has risen to 305, the state prosecution said

Militant attack in Egypt claims over 200 lives: A look at the nation's long history of deadly attacks and insurgency in Sinai
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Militant attack in Egypt claims over 200 lives: A look at the nation's long history of deadly attacks and insurgency in Sinai

Egypt was hit by its deadliest-ever militant attack when gunmen opened fire and set off explosives at a mosque in northern Sinai Peninsula, killing more than 200 people.

Egypt mosque attack kills 235: Sushma Swaraj speaks to Egyptian counterpart, offers condolences
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Egypt mosque attack kills 235: Sushma Swaraj speaks to Egyptian counterpart, offers condolences

Sushma Swaraj on Friday spoke to her Egyptian counterpart to strongly condemn the barbaric terrorist attack on a mosque that left 235 dead

Egypt mosque attack: Donald Trump calls Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, says can't tolerate 'barbaric terrorist' groups
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Egypt mosque attack: Donald Trump calls Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, says can't tolerate 'barbaric terrorist' groups

Donald Trump said the international community cannot tolerate "barbaric terrorist" groups as he called his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to offer condolences

Egypt army, air force launch offensive against militants after mosque attack in North Sinai kills 235
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Egypt army, air force launch offensive against militants after mosque attack in North Sinai kills 235

The Egyptian air force gunned down several militants and destroyed their vehicles, hours after over 235 worshippers were killed in a terrorist attack at a mosque

Egypt mosque attack: Death toll soars to 235 in bomb and gun assault in North Sinai
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Egypt mosque attack: Death toll soars to 235 in bomb and gun assault in North Sinai

Gunmen attacked a packed mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai province on Friday and set off a bomb, killing at least 200 people

Egypt: Six soldiers, 24 terrorists killed in clashes in North Sinai; encounter comes after series of attacks since 2011
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Egypt: Six soldiers, 24 terrorists killed in clashes in North Sinai; encounter comes after series of attacks since 2011

Twenty-four terrorists and six soldiers were killed on Sunday as armed forces foiled terror attacks in Egypt's restive North Sinai region, the army said.

Egypt: Two terrorists killed in raids in North Sinai; army says they were 'very dangerous'
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Egypt: Two terrorists killed in raids in North Sinai; army says they were 'very dangerous'

Two terrorists have been killed during raids carried out by the army in Egypt's restive North Sinai governorate, officials said on Sunday.

Egypt: President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi says his nation rejects supporting, financing terrorism
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Egypt: President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi says his nation rejects supporting, financing terrorism

Cairo: Egyptian president Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday reiterated his country's stance against the support and finance of terrorism, state-run MENA news agency reported.

26 militants killed, 25 suspected terrorists arrested in Egypt army raids
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26 militants killed, 25 suspected terrorists arrested in Egypt army raids

Twenty-six militants were killed today as Egyptian army raided their hideouts in some cities in the restive North Sinai as part of the military's campaign against terrorists.