A prominent militant leader, part of Islamic State’s Egyptian affiliate, has been killed in a shootout outside his residence in North Sinai, according to a statement by the Egyptian army.
Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for a bombing in Egypt, which killed at least four soldiers, near the border town of Rafah, which borders the Gaza Strip.
At least 63 militants have been killed by airstrikes and ground operations launched by the Egyptian army, in the country’s restive North Sinai region.
At least 25 suspected militants have reportedly been killed by airstrikes, according to Egyptian military officials, in the country’s restive North Sinai region.
Suspected Islamist militants have attacked several military posts in Egypt’s restive North Sinai.
At least 22 suspected militants, believed to have been to target security forces, have been killed by Egyptian troops in the country’s restive North Sinai province.
Egyptian authorities have reportedly foiled a planned attack in the country’s restive North Sinai region, killing seven suspected militants and destroying two weapons caches.
Unidentified gunmen, riding on a motorcycle, have shot and killed two members of Egypt’s tourism and antiquities police force in a rare attack near the Giza pyramids.
A roadside bomb hit an armoured vehicle in Egypt’s restive North Sinai, killing one soldier and wounding three others.
Two people have been killed, and as many as 30 injured, after a bomb attack targeted a police station in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula.