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Egypt's long, bloody fight against the Islamic State in Sinai is going nowhere.

Despite massive U.S. aid, hundreds of soldiers and police have been killed by an emboldened ISIS affiliate.

- Washington Post - US

ISIS-Sinai Fights in Battalion Formation, Bolstered by Euphrates Valley Jihadists.

September 14, 2017, 7:37 PM ISIS IEDs killed 18 Egyptian troops, destroyed guaranteed bomb-proof US armored vehicles.

- DEBKAFile - IL

Egypt: 2 soldiers, 5 militants killed in Sinai shootout.

Egypt's military said Wednesday that troops killed five militants who attacked a checkpoint in the northern Sinai Peninsula, where an Islamic State assault on a convoy two days earlier killed 18 police.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Hamas provides Egypt with information on terrorists.

Hamas reportedly provides details of terrorists operating in Sinai and in Gaza to the Egyptian security establishment.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Two Egyptian soldiers, six jihadists killed in Sinai.

Egypt's military says two soldiers and six jihadists killed in a "foiled" suicide bombing in the Sinai Peninsula.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

News24.com | Two Egypt soldiers, 6 jihadists killed in 'foiled' attack.

Egypt's military has said two soldiers and six jihadists were killed in a "foiled" suicide bombing in Sinai, days after the Islamic State group staged a large scale attack in the peninsula.

- News24.com - ZA

Two Egypt soldiers, 6 militants killed in 'foiled' attack.

Egypt's military said two soldiers and six militants were killed in a "foiled" suicide bombing in Sinai on Wednesday, days after the Islamic State group staged a large scale attack in the peninsula

- The Daily Star - LB

News24.com | Egypt: 2 conscripts, 5 militants killed in northern Sinai.

Egypt's military says two conscripts and five militants have been killed in a shootout at a military checkpoint in restive northern Sinai Peninsula.

- News24.com - ZA

Deadly attack hits Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.

The latest attack in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula claims the lives of seven, following Monday's attack which killed 18.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Egypt: 2 conscripts, 5 militants killed in northern Sinai.

- Townhall.com - US

Egypt: 2 conscripts, 5 militants killed in northern Sinai.

Egypt's military says two conscripts and five militants have been killed in a shootout at a military checkpoint in restive northern Sinai Peninsula.

- FOX News - US

Egypt: UN chief condemns terrorist attack in northern Sinai

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres condemned the terrorist attack that took place on Monday on a police convoy near el-Arish in northern Sinai in Egypt.

- UN - INT

Sinai attack kills 18 Egyptian policemen

At least 18 Egyptian policemen were killed and three injured on Monday in an attack claimed by Islamic State on a security convoy in the Sinai Peninsula, which is gripped by an insurgency.

- France24 - FR

ISIS in Sinai kills at least 18 Egyptian soldiers

September 11, 2017, 8:33 PM ISIS claimed an improvised explosive device bombing on an Egyptian security convoy near El Arish Monday which killed 18 troops, two of them officers. A brigadier general lost a leg in the blast. After the explosion destroyed three armored vehicles and a signal-jamming vehicle, the terrorists shot ...

- DEBKAFile - IL

Security Council strongly condemns 'heinous' attack on Egyptian police

The members of the United Nations Security Council strongly condemned the “heinous and cowardly” terrorist attack that took place on Monday in Sinai, in which at least 18 policemen were killed and 3 were injured.

- UN - INT

ISIS militants ambush convoy in Egypt's Sinai, killing 18 police

Monday's attack was the deadliest against security forces since July, when ISIS militants attacked a remote army outpost in the border town of Rafah

- CBS NEWS - US

Islamic State takes credit for Sinai ambush of police convoy that left 18 dead

Islamic State militants ambushed a police convoy in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Monday, killing 18 police officers and wounding seven others in one of the ...

- The Japan Times - JP

18 killed in terror attack in Sinai

ISIS claims attack on a security convoy in North Sinai.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

Militants attack convoy in Sinai, kill 18 police

Daesh militants ambushed a police convoy in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Monday, killing 18 police and wounding seven others in one of the deadliest attacks this year in the restive region bordering Israel and the Gaza Strip.

- The Daily Star - LB

Islamic State Ambush in Egypt's Sinai Leaves at Least 18 Dead

Islamic State militants armed with guns and a vehicle bomb attacked Egyptian police forces in the Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 18 civilians and policemen, the interior ministry said, the deadliest assault in months in the restive region.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Militants attack convoy in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, kill 18 police officers

Islamic State militants ambushed a police convoy in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, killing 18 police and wounding seven others in one of the deadliest attacks this year in the restive region bordering Israel and the Gaza Strip.

- Stuff - NZ

Militants attack convoy in Egypt's Sinai, kill 18 police

Islamic State militants ambushed a police convoy in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Monday, killing 18 police and wounding seven others in one of the deadliest attacks this year in the restive region bordering Israel and the Gaza Strip. Police and military officials said roadside bombs destroyed and...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

IS attack on Sinai convoy 'kills 18 Egyptian police'

Militants detonated a car bomb next to a convoy near el-Arish, reportedly destroying four vehicles.

- BBC - UK

18 soldiers killed in ISIL ambush in Egypt's Sinai

Monday's attack the deadliest against Egyptian security forces since July when ISIL killed 23 troops in Rafah.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Militant blast, gun attack kill 18 police in Egypt's Sinai

ISMAILIA, Egypt - Militants attacked a security convoy in Egypt's strife-torn Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 18 policemen in a blast and a gun battle on Monday, sources said - an assault claimed by Islamic State.

- Reuters - US

18 killed in ISIL ambush on Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

Monday's attack the deadliest against Egyptian security forces since July when ISIL killed 23 soldiers in Rafah.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Militants attack convoy in Egypt's Sinai, kill 18 police

Militants ambushed a police convoy in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Monday, killing 18 police and wounding seven others, according to security and military officials, in one of the deadliest attacks this year in the turbulent region. The police and military officials said the attack began with roadside...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Nine Egyptian policemen killed in Sinai blast

ISMAILIA, Egypt - Nine Egyptian policemen were killed and four others were injured when a bomb went off on Monday near a security convoy in the north of the Sinai Peninsula, which is gripped by an insurgency, security and medical sources said.

- Reuters - US

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