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#sinai

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Islamic State posts images of 'spy' beheadings
# Sinai
# Sinai

Islamic State posts images of 'spy' beheadings

Feb 19th 2016, 8:03 AM 17,781 Views 27 Comments

It’s claimed the two men were caught spying for the Egyptian army.

Irish citizens warned not to leave resort at Sharm el Sheikh as plane bomb theory grows
# Russian Plane
# Russian Plane

Irish citizens warned not to leave resort at Sharm el Sheikh as plane bomb theory grows

Nov 4th 2015, 10:10 PM 43,409 Views 83 Comments

Downing Street said earlier it believes that the crashed Russian plane may have been brought down by a bomb.

A 'heat flash' was detected by US satellites around the Russian jet before it crashed
# Mystery Continues
# Mystery Continues

A 'heat flash' was detected by US satellites around the Russian jet before it crashed

Nov 3rd 2015, 10:58 PM 32,638 Views 59 Comments

“A whole raft of things that could have happened,” said a US official.

What caused the Sinai plane crash?
# Questions
# Questions

What caused the Sinai plane crash?

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:47 PM 25,955 Views 51 Comments

Questions abound today, but very few answers.

Doomed Russian jet broke apart "in the air" before Egypt crash
# Sinai
# Sinai

Doomed Russian jet broke apart "in the air" before Egypt crash

Nov 1st 2015, 4:29 PM 36,471 Views 58 Comments

A top Russian investigator says the wreckage is strewn over a large area.

IS group claims its fighters were behind attacks that killed 26 people
# Egypt
# Egypt

IS group claims its fighters were behind attacks that killed 26 people

Jan 30th 2015, 8:20 AM 10,546 Views 21 Comments

Targets included an army base, a hotel, a police club and several checkpoints in Sinai.

Car bomb in Sinai region kills 10 soldiers, while blast in Cairo leaves 4 police injured
# Egypt
# Egypt

Car bomb in Sinai region kills 10 soldiers, while blast in Cairo leaves 4 police injured

Nov 20th 2013, 3:24 PM 3,883 Views 0 Comments

35 people were injured in the car bomb attack, while four police were wounded in the explosion in Cairo.

Egyptian TV host denies inciting attacks on president
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egyptian TV host denies inciting attacks on president

Sep 2nd 2012, 2:20 PM 2,082 Views 0 Comments

The flamboyant Tawfiq Okasha is accused of prompting an attack that killed 16 soldiers; he denies the claims.

Six dead as Egypt army presses Sinai drive: witnesses
# Egypt
# Egypt

Six dead as Egypt army presses Sinai drive: witnesses

Aug 12th 2012, 3:01 PM 2,386 Views 0 Comments

The Egyptian military sent more tanks and armoured vehicles to Sinai in an unprecedented campaign to capture or kill Islamic militants behind an attack on an army outpost that killed 16 soldiers on in early August.

Egypt: 20 die in Sinai air strikes
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: 20 die in Sinai air strikes

Aug 8th 2012, 5:29 PM 2,451 Views 0 Comments

The campaign to uproot militants in Sinai was launched after gunmen ambushed a border guard outpost near Israel’s border and killed 16 soldiers, according to the military.