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'ISIS's goal is not to harm Israel'

Middle East expert Dr. Dror Manor says Sinai attack was ISIS sending a message that it's still around.

'ISIS's goal is not to harm Israel'

ISIS warned Egyptian villagers before attack

Elders of Sinai village where mosque was attacked were warned by ISIS to stop collaborating with security forces and suspend Sufi rituals.

ISIS warned Egyptian villagers before attack

Egypt-Gaza crossing remains closed after Sinai attack

Egypt keeps Rafah border crossing closed following attack on Sinai mosque in which more than 300 people were killed.

Egypt-Gaza crossing remains closed after Sinai attack

Sisi vows to respond to Sinai attack 'with brute force'

Egyptian President condemns Sinai mosque attack in which at least 235 people were killed.

Sisi vows to respond to Sinai attack 'with brute force'

Egypt scraps Rafah reopening following Sinai attack

Egypt announces it won't reopen Rafah border crossing following ISIS attack in northern Sinai.

Egypt scraps Rafah reopening following Sinai attack

18 killed in terror attack in Sinai

ISIS claims attack on a security convoy in North Sinai.

18 killed in terror attack in Sinai

ISIS kills four Bedouin in the Sinai

ISIS suicide bomber attacks tribal checkpoint in Sinai Peninsula, killing four members of a powerful local tribe.

ISIS kills four Bedouin in the Sinai

Egyptian forces kill Sinai monastery shooter

Egyptian security forces kill gunman suspected of shooting policeman near St. Catherine's monastery in the Sinai.

Egyptian forces kill Sinai monastery shooter

Policeman killed in attack near Sinai monastery

Gunmen attack security forces near St. Catherine's Monastery in Egypt's south Sinai.

Policeman killed in attack near Sinai monastery

Sinai terrorist leader killed in air strike

Founder of Sinai-based terrorist group that pledged allegiance to ISIS killed in air strike.

Sinai terrorist leader killed in air strike

10 Egyptian soldiers killed in the Sinai

Ten members of Egypt's military killed during anti-terror operation in the Sinai Peninsula.

10 Egyptian soldiers killed in the Sinai

Israelis warned of 'imminent danger' of Sinai terror

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues a warning to Israelis to leave the Sinai Peninsula immediately, cites an imminent terror threat.

Israelis warned of 'imminent danger' of Sinai terror

Egypt: Terrorists kill five policemen in the Sinai

At least five Egyptian policemen killed when terrorists open fire on their vehicle in the central Sinai Peninsula.

Egypt: Terrorists kill five policemen in the Sinai

Islamists kill senior Egyptian officer

Suspected Islamist terrorists gun down a senior Egyptian army officer near his home in Cairo.

Islamists kill senior Egyptian officer

Egypt's ISIS affiliate kills police driver

Egyptian security officials say a police driver kidnapped by terrorists this week has been publicly shot dead in Sinai.

Egypt's ISIS affiliate kills police driver in the Sinai

Egypt foils terrorist attack in northern Sinai

Egyptian security forces foil jihadist attack on security checkpoint in North Sinai's Sheikh Zuweid city.

Egypt foils terrorist attack in northern Sinai

Fiji to recall some of its peacekeepers from Sinai

Fiji bringing home about 65 peacekeepers it has stationed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula due to security threats.

Fiji to recall some of its peacekeepers from Sinai

Abbas and Sisi, the starling and the raven

Abbas and Sisi, the starling and the raven

American military considering Sinai withdrawal

United States military reportedly considering pulling troops from northeastern Sinai due to threat from ISIS.

American military considering withdrawing from Sinai

Sisi: 'Terrorism' behind downing of Russian plane

Egyptian President acknowledges for the first time that Russian plane crash in the Sinai Peninsula in October was a terrorist attack.

Sisi admits 'terrorism' behind downing of Russian plane

Egyptian planes cross into Israeli airspace

Israel reportedly allows Egyptian Air Force planes to enter its airspace in order to fight Sinai's ISIS affiliate.

Egyptian planes cross into Israeli airspace

Egyptian Salafi politician shot dead in the Sinai

Egypt's leading Islamist party says gunmen on a motorcycle kill their party's secretary.

Egyptian Salafi politician shot dead in the Sinai

Sisi: Security Measures Not Harming Palestinians

Egyptian President says security measures taken by his country along the border with Gaza were coordinated with the Palestinian Authority.

Sisi: Security Measures Near Gaza Not Harming Palestinians

HRW: Egypt Harming Thousands in the Sinai

Human rights organization warns that Egypt’s military campaign against insurgents in northern Sinai is harming thousands of civilians.

Human Rights Watch: Egypt Harming Thousands in the Sinai

Washington to Send 75 Extra Troops to Sinai

Washington reinforcing its military presence in the Sinai following a roadside bomb attack last week.

Washington to Send 75 Extra Troops to Sinai

Egypt Closes the Rafah Crossing After Four Days

Egyptian authorities close the Rafah crossing with Gaza after allowing 2,579 Gazans to leave the territory for humanitarian reasons.

Egypt Closes the Rafah Crossing After Four Days

Four Palestinians Reportedly Abducted in Sinai

Gaza's Hamas rulers say gunmen abducted four Palestinians who were on a bus bound for the Cairo airport.

Four Palestinians Reportedly Abducted in Sinai

Sisi Approves Special Courts for Terror Cases

Egyptian President approves anti-terrorism law that sets up special courts and provides protections to its enforcers.

Sisi Approves Special Courts for Terror-Related Cases

Egypt Kills 63 Jihadists in the Sinai

Egypt's military launches airstrikes and ground operations on Sinai jihadists, killing 63.

Egypt Kills 63 Jihadists in the Sinai

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.

Will Egypt Ask for IAF Assistance in Sinai?player

Sisi: We Foiled ISIS Attempt to Set Up State

Egyptian President says his country foiled an attempt by ISIS to seize territory and set up an extremist state in the Sinai.

Sisi: We Foiled an ISIS Attempt to Set Up State in Sinai

Senior Hamas Member Condemns Sinai Terrorism

Mousa Abu Marzouk says ongoing Sinai terrorism "undermines our security".

Senior Hamas Member Condemns Sinai Terrorism

ISIS in Sinai Claims Rocket Attack on Israel

Sinai Province group claims to have fired three rockets on "occupied Palestine".

ISIS in Sinai Claims Rocket Attack on Israel

Egypt Passes Anti-Terror Law after Sinai Attack

Egypt's government adopts law which stipulates harsher punishments to those convicted of terrorism.

Egypt Passes Anti-Terror Law Hours after Sinai Attack

Egypt Kills 22 Suspected Terrorists in the Sinai

Egyptian security forces kill 22 suspected terrorists who were planning to target security forces in the North Sinai province.

Egypt Kills 22 Suspected Terrorists in the Sinai

Sinai Terrorists Claim Rocket Attack on UN Airport

Sinai Province, Islamic State's Egypt affiliate, fires rockets on an airport in Sinai used by UN peacekeeping forces.

Sinai Terrorists Claim Rocket Attack on UN Airport

Sinai Jihadist Leader Calls for Attacks on Judges

Leader of ISIS-linked Sinai Province calls on followers to attack local judges.

Sinai Jihadist Leader Calls for Attacks on Local Judges

Sinai Terrorists Kill Four, Including Two Judges

Gunmen kill two Egyptian judges, a prosecutor and a drive in the El-Arish, hours after Morsi sentenced to death.

Sinai Terrorists Kill Four, Including Two Judges

Sinai Terrorists Kill 10 Egyptian Soldiers

Ten Egyptian soldiers killed and 17 injured in several concurrent attacks by armed groups in southern Sheikh Zuweid.

Sinai Terrorists Kill 10 Soldiers in Several Attacks

Egypt to Reopen Rafah Crossing for Two Days

Egypt to reopen border crossing with Gaza on Monday and Tuesday to allow humanitarian cases to cross.

Egypt to Reopen Rafah Crossing for Two Days