El-Arish - updates

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Egypt kills 14 suspected militants in raid after Sinai attack

Jun 06, 2019 - 7:22 PM

The attack on June 5 claimed by the Islamic State group leaves dead 8 policemen southwest of El-Arish, capital of North Sinai, and 5 militants are killed in exchanges of fire that ensued

Death toll in ISIS attack in Egypt's Sinai rises to 15

Mar 20, 2016 - 8:17 PM

The ministry says a checkpoint near North Sinai s provincial capital of El Arish is struck by mortar fire late on Saturday but ISIS says a suicide bomber blew up a car at the police post which jihadists then raided

ISIS claims deadly Sinai bombing as experts probe Russian crash

Nov 04, 2015 - 11:28 PM

The Islamic State claims responsibility for a suicide car bomb attack on a police social club in El Arish

WAITING FOR THE BODIES. Members of the Egyptian security services stand guard as they await the bodies of the victims of the Russian passenger flight crash at Zeinhom morgue in Cairo, Egypt, October 31. Photo by Mohammed Hossam/EPA

Gunmen kill 2 Egypt judges, prosecutor in Sinai

May 16, 2015 - 8:35 PM

2nd UPDATE The shooting also kills the driver of the car the judicial officials were in and wounded another prosecutor the health ministry reports

26 killed as attacks rock Egypt's Sinai

Jan 30, 2015 - 11:54 AM

The deadly assaults are claimed by the Egyptian affiliate of the Islamic State ISIS group that has captured chunks of territory in Syria and Iraq

Sinai suicide bomber kills 5 in Egypt: security

Oct 10, 2013 - 11:50 PM

A suciide bomber killed 5 after ramming his car into an army checkpoint in North Sinai

SUICIDE BOMBING. A suicide bomber rammed his car into an army checkpoint in Egypt, killing 5.