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Daesh Sinai branch urges killing of all Hamas members

Related Articles CAIRO: Daesh’s Sinai branch said it executed one of its members for collaborating with the Palestinian Hamas movement, and called for the killing of all Hamas members and anyone cooperating with it.The “judge” of the Sinai Province terrorist ...

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Daesh claims attack in Egypt’s north Sinai, provides no evidence

Daesh claims attack in Egypt’s north Sinai, provides no evidence

Related Articles CAIRO: Daesh has claimed an attack on an Egyptian military airport that killed one officer and wounded two others in the town of Arish in the North Sinai region on Tuesday, the group’s Amaq agency said, but provided ...

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Egypt reopens ancient library in Sinai after renovations

ST. CATHERINE’S, Egypt: Egypt reopened on Saturday an ancient library which holds thousands of centuries-old religious and historical manuscripts at the famed St. Catherine Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage site, in South Sinai.The inauguration ceremony was attended by Egyptian and ...

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Egypt reopens historic library in Sinai after renovations

Egypt reopens historic library in Sinai after renovations

Related Articles SAINT CATHERINE’S MONASTERY: Egypt is inaugurating an ancient library in the famed St. Catherine’s Monastery in South Sinai.Saturday’s ceremony comes after three years of renovation work and was attended by several western ambassadors and Egyptian officials.Monk Damyanos, the ...

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Deadly mosque attack puts Egypt’s Sinai strategy in spotlight

CAIRO: Egypt’s years-long military campaign against a terrorist insurgency in the north of the Sinai Peninsula is under increasing scrutiny following a devastating mosque attack last week.More than 300 people were killed in Friday’s bomb and gun assault — the ...

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Egypt mosque attack: Sisi gives military three months to secure Sinai

Egypt’s president has told the military to restore “security and stability” to the Sinai peninsula within three months, after an attack on a mosque there on Friday left 305 people dead. Abdul Fattah al-Sisi authorised troops to use “all brute ...

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North Sinai development plan to combat terrorism

North Sinai development plan to combat terrorism

Related Articles CAIRO: The Egyptian Federation for Construction and Building Contractors will announce a new initiative on Wednesday to develop Egypt’s North Sinai region, promising to rebuild Al-Rawda village, the location of Friday’s mosque attack which left 300 dead.The federation ...

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Asia and Australia Edition: Pope Francis, Sinai Attack, Pakistan: Your Monday Briefing

Advertisement Briefing Supported by Asia and Australia Edition Pope Francis, Sinai Attack, Pakistan: Your Monday Briefing Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: ImageCreditLillian Suwanrumpha/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images • Pope Francisarrives in Myanmar today on his 21st, and ...

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