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Dec 29, 2017
Egypt: At least nine killed after gunman opens fire at a church in Cairo; police shoots dead attackerA gunman opened fire on a church south of Cairo on Friday, killing at least nine people before policemen shot him dead, officials and state media said.
Nov 28, 2017
Egypt says troops killed 14 militants, arrested six suspects after Sinai massacreEgyptian authorities say security forces have killed at least 14 Islamic militants in Sinai and an adjacent Suez Canal province following the massacre at a village mosque in the northern part of the peninsula last week that killed 305 people.
Nov 26, 2017
Egypt mosque attack: Death toll rises to 305, including 27 children; no group has claimed responsibility yetThe death toll from the deadliest terrorist attack on Muslim worshippers at a mosque in Egypt's restive North Sinai region was on Saturday raised substantially to 305
Nov 25, 2017
Egypt mosque attack: Donald Trump calls Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, says can't tolerate 'barbaric terrorist' groupsDonald Trump said the international community cannot tolerate "barbaric terrorist" groups as he called his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to offer condolences
Jul 16, 2017
Nine militants killed in two separate incidents in Egypt; military says 'hostile act' has been foiledSecurity forces have killed nine militants in the Sinai Peninsula and also destroyed 15 vehicles transporting weapons into Egypt across its western border, the military said in statements on Sunday
Jul 08, 2017
Islamic State claims suicide attack on Egypt Army checkpost in Sinai that killed 23 soldiersIslamic militants attacked a remote Egyptian Army outpost in the Sinai Peninsula with a suicide car bomb and heavy machine gun fire, killing at least 23 soldiers in the deadliest attack in the turbulent region in two years
Jun 21, 2017
Egypt bombs Islamic State posts in Sinai province, kills 12 militants in targetted airstrikesEgyptian military airstrikes killed 12 militants loyal to the Islamic State terrorist group in Egypt's North Sinai province
Jan 09, 2017
Egypt: Suicide truck hits security checkpoint in Sinai, killing nineA suicide bomber driving a garbage truck packed with explosives rammed his vehicle into an Egyptian security checkpoint outside a police building in northern Sinai on Monday, killing at least nine people and wounding 10, officials said.
Dec 14, 2016
Cairo bombing: Islamic State claims responsibility of attack on Egyptian churchThe Islamic State group claimed responsibility on Tuesday for a bomb attack on a Cairo church that killed 25 people, the first claim for one of the worst attacks on the Coptic Christian community in recent memory.
Nov 21, 2016
Egypt says 292 jihadists to face trial for Abdel Fattah al-Sisi assassination plotsEgypt will try 292 jihadist suspects over plots to assassinate President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and the Saudi crown prince and attacks in the Sinai Peninsula