Abbas and Sisi, the starling and the ravenAbbas sees Sisi as a kindred spirit, but that does not mean that Sisi will fulfill his requests.
American military considering Sinai withdrawalUnited States military reportedly considering pulling troops from northeastern Sinai due to threat from ISIS.
Sisi: 'Terrorism' behind downing of Russian planeEgyptian President acknowledges for the first time that Russian plane crash in the Sinai Peninsula in October was a terrorist attack.
Egyptian planes cross into Israeli airspaceIsrael reportedly allows Egyptian Air Force planes to enter its airspace in order to fight Sinai's ISIS affiliate.
Egyptian Salafi politician shot dead in the SinaiEgypt's leading Islamist party says gunmen on a motorcycle kill their party's secretary.
Sisi: Security Measures Not Harming PalestiniansEgyptian President says security measures taken by his country along the border with Gaza were coordinated with the Palestinian Authority.
HRW: Egypt Harming Thousands in the SinaiHuman rights organization warns that Egypt’s military campaign against insurgents in northern Sinai is harming thousands of civilians.
Washington to Send 75 Extra Troops to SinaiWashington reinforcing its military presence in the Sinai following a roadside bomb attack last week.
Egypt Closes the Rafah Crossing After Four DaysEgyptian authorities close the Rafah crossing with Gaza after allowing 2,579 Gazans to leave the territory for humanitarian reasons.
Four Palestinians Reportedly Abducted in SinaiGaza's Hamas rulers say gunmen abducted four Palestinians who were on a bus bound for the Cairo airport.
Sisi Approves Special Courts for Terror CasesEgyptian President approves anti-terrorism law that sets up special courts and provides protections to its enforcers.
Egypt Kills 63 Jihadists in the SinaiEgypt's military launches airstrikes and ground operations on Sinai jihadists, killing 63.
Will Egypt Ask for IAF Assistance in Sinai?Middle East expert Prof. Hillel Frisch doesn't rule out possibility that Israel will help Egypt deal with ISIS with air power, if asked.
Sisi: We Foiled ISIS Attempt to Set Up StateEgyptian President says his country foiled an attempt by ISIS to seize territory and set up an extremist state in the Sinai.
Senior Hamas Member Condemns Sinai TerrorismMousa Abu Marzouk says ongoing Sinai terrorism "undermines our security".
ISIS in Sinai Claims Rocket Attack on IsraelSinai Province group claims to have fired three rockets on "occupied Palestine".
Egypt Passes Anti-Terror Law after Sinai AttackEgypt's government adopts law which stipulates harsher punishments to those convicted of terrorism.
Egypt Kills 22 Suspected Terrorists in the SinaiEgyptian security forces kill 22 suspected terrorists who were planning to target security forces in the North Sinai province.
Sinai Terrorists Claim Rocket Attack on UN AirportSinai Province, Islamic State's Egypt affiliate, fires rockets on an airport in Sinai used by UN peacekeeping forces.
Sinai Jihadist Leader Calls for Attacks on JudgesLeader of ISIS-linked Sinai Province calls on followers to attack local judges.
Sinai Terrorists Kill Four, Including Two JudgesGunmen kill two Egyptian judges, a prosecutor and a drive in the El-Arish, hours after Morsi sentenced to death.
Sinai Terrorists Kill 10 Egyptian SoldiersTen Egyptian soldiers killed and 17 injured in several concurrent attacks by armed groups in southern Sheikh Zuweid.
Egypt to Reopen Rafah Crossing for Two DaysEgypt to reopen border crossing with Gaza on Monday and Tuesday to allow humanitarian cases to cross.
Hamas Slams Egyptian Media Over 'Incitement'Hamas spokesman denies reports that Gaza is supporting Sinai terrorism, says a "Zionist" network is spreading false rumors.
Airstrikes Kill Dozens of Terrorists in SinaiEgyptian military airstrikes have killed at least 27 fighters in the northern Sinai region.
Dozens Killed in Series of Attacks in SinaiISIS branch claims attacks that killed at least 26 people in army and police positions as well as a hotel in El-Arish.
Egypt Extends North Sinai Curfew by Three MonthsEgypt’s Prime Minister extends curfew that was imposed following two deadly attacks in Sinai in October.
Egypt Starts Doubling Gaza Buffer ZoneEgypt begins work on doubling the width of a buffer zone along the border with Gaza, evacuating 1,220 homes in the process.
4 Policemen Wounded in Sinai Bomb AttackFour Egyptian policemen wounded by an explosive device was planted at the entrance to an apartment building in the Sinai.
Egypt Set to Begin Doubling Gaza Buffer ZoneWork to begin next week to double the width of a buffer zone being built along Egypt's border with Gaza to prevent terrorist infiltration.
Egyptian Officer and Soldier Killed by BombRoadside bomb strikes an Egyptian army vehicle, killing an officer and a soldier in the Sinai.
Abbas Supports Egypt's Crackdown on TunnelsPA Chairman supports Egypt's crackdown on tunnels linking Gaza to Sinai - a crackdown which includes an expulsion of Gazans.
Egypt Doubles Size of Gaza Buffer ZoneEgypt announces it will double the depth of a buffer zone along border with Gaza, after discovering more underground tunnels.
Sinai Jihadists Claim Attack Which Killed SoldiersAnsar Bayt Al-Maqdis, Egypt's deadliest terrorist group, claims responsibility for a suicide attack last month that killed 30 soldiers.
Sinai Jihadists Pledge Allegiance to ISIS - AgainAnsar Bayt al-Maqdis pledges allegiance to ISIS, a week after denying that it had done so.
Sinai Jihadists Deny Pledging Allegiance to ISISAnsar Bayt al-Maqdis denies an earlier statement attributed to it, and in which it said it had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State.
Egypt Gives Gazans 48 Hours to EvacuateAs part of its "buffer zone plan", Egypt has ordered residents living along the country's eastern border with Gaza to evacuate.
28 Egyptian Soldiers Killed in Sinai AttackCar bomb in Sinai Peninsula kills 28 soldiers, one of the deadliest attacks against security forces since 2013.
Leader of Sinai Jihadist Group ArrestedMilitary forces in Egypt arrest the leader of the military wing of the Ansar Bayt Al-Maqdis terrorist group.
Jihadist Rocket Factory Discovered in SinaiRocket factory belonging to Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis discovered and destroyed by Egyptian security forces.
Top Leader of Egyptian ISIS Copycat KilledTop leader of Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis killed by Egyptian soldiers in the north of the Sinai Peninsula.
Commander of Jihadist Group Killed in SinaiEgypt's army kills a field commander for the jihadist group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis.
4 Decapitated Bodies Found in Sinai; IS SuspectedEgyptian security forces claim decapitations linked to IS-inspired terror.
8 Dead in Mortar Attack in Egypt's SinaiMortar rounds fired at military post in Sinai, killing at least eight people.
Sinai Group Denies Leader was KilledAnsar Bayt al-Maqdis denies Egyptian officials' claims that its leader was shot dead in an ambush.
Leader of Sinai Al-Qaeda-Inspired Group EliminatedThe leader of Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis, which fired rockets from the Sinai towards Eilat, killed in drive-by shooting.
1 Killed, 6 Hurt in Sinai Bomb AttackOne Egyptian killed as two men on a motorcycle throw a bomb at a security vehicle in the Sinai.
Salafists Claim Two Suicide Bombings in SinaiAl-Qaeda-inspired terrorist group Ansar Bayt Al-Maqdis claims two suicide bombings that left three dead.
Officials: Weapons Might Have Been Meant for SinaiSome U.S. intelligence analysts say that the Iranian rocket shipment seized by Israel may have been destined for the Sinai.
Sinai Terrorists Hit Gas PipelineSinai-based terrorists blow up a pipeline that transports gas to Jordan, the latest in a series of similar attacks since 2011.
Sinai Jihadists Promise More AttacksAnsar Bayt al-Maqdis says bus that exploded in Taba was "headed toward the Zionists", promises to continue its war against Egypt.
Al-Qaeda Linked Group Claims Taba Attack"We will continue to harm Egypt", declares Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis terror group.
Sinai Attack: the First against Tourists in 6 YrsA list of the major attacks targeting tourists since the early 1990s includes 2004 attack in which Israelis were killed.
3 Tourists, Driver Dead in Attack at Taba CrossingBus bombing on Egyptian side of Israel-Egypt border crossing kills four, injures 15. Islamist terrorists suspected.
Egypt Creating Buffer Zone Along Gaza BorderEgypt continues its crackdown on Gaza’s Hamas rulers, destroys 10 smuggling tunnels.
Egypt Breaks Up Brotherhood 'Military Wing'Egypt announces it broke up a "military wing" of the Muslim Brotherhood, which was formed to attack policemen.
Egypt Kills Member of Al-Qaeda Inspired GroupEgyptian military kills eight terrorists in the Sinai, including a senior member of Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis.