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20 militants killed by airstrikes in Egypt's restive Sinai

20 militants killed by airstrikes in Egypt's restive Sinai

Egyptian security forces launched airstrikes on Islamist militants' hideouts in Egypt's restive Sinai region on Friday, killing 20 insurgents

Four killed in attack on government building in Egypt's Sinai

Four killed in attack on government building in Egypt's Sinai

Militants attacked a government building under construction in Egypt's restive northern Sinai region on Saturday, killing at least four work

Egypt security forces kill 14 militants in Sinai

Egypt security forces kill 14 militants in Sinai

Egyptian security forces have killed 14 Islamist militants in an exchange of fire in the country's turbulent northern Sinai region, the interior ministry said Sunday.

Egyptian military kills 52 militants in Sinai: statement

Egyptian military kills 52 militants in Sinai: statement

Egyptian security forces killed 52 suspected militants in North Sinai, the military said in a statement on Monday.

Eight Egyptian soldiers, 14 militants killed in Sinai attack

Eight Egyptian soldiers, 14 militants killed in Sinai attack

Eight Egyptian soldiers and 14 militants were killed in fighting in central Sinai on Saturday when gunmen carrying explosive belts and grenades targeted a military checkpoint, the army said.

Egypt's army kills 12 militants in Sinai operation

Egypt's army kills 12 militants in Sinai operation

Egyptian security forces killed 12 militants and arrested 92 in a continuing crackdown in Sinai, the army said in a statement carried by State TV on Monday.

Gunmen target Egypt truck convoy, nine killed

Gunmen target Egypt truck convoy, nine killed

Suspected militants shot dead at least nine truck drivers in Egypt's Sinai region late on Thursday when they targeted a transport convoy, setting the vehicles on fire, medical and security sources said on Friday.

Four policemen killed in attack in Egypt's North Sinai

Four policemen killed in attack in Egypt's North Sinai

Four Egyptian policeman were killed on Wednesday when gunmen fired at a patrol car in the northern Sinai city of al-Arish, state newspaper Al-Ahram reported.

Sinai suicide bombing kills 26 Egyptian soldiers

Sinai suicide bombing kills 26 Egyptian soldiers

Twenty-six Egyptian soldiers were killed or wounded on Friday in attacks on several checkpoints in Sinai that included car bombings, the military said in a statement.

Egypt imposes partial curfew in Sinai after deadly attack

Egypt imposes partial curfew in Sinai after deadly attack

Egypt imposed a partial curfew in Sinai on Wednesday, a day after a deadly attack claimed by the Islamic State extremist militia near a monastery on the volatile peninsula.

IS executes 5 Egyptians accused of aiding army

IS executes 5 Egyptians accused of aiding army

The Islamic State group in Egypt claims to have executed five men it accused of working for the army, which is battling the jihadists in the Sinai Peninsula.

Truck bomb kills 8 police in Egypt's Sinai

Truck bomb kills 8 police in Egypt's Sinai

A truck bomb attack on an Egyptian security checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed at least eight policemen on Monday, officials and state media said.