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# sinai

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Islamic State posts images of 'spy' beheadings
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
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
“A whole raft of things that could have happened,” said a US official.
What caused the Sinai plane crash?
Questions abound today, but very few answers.
Doomed Russian jet broke apart "in the air" before Egypt crash
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
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
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
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
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
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.