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Apr15

Car bomb explodes near Egyptian police station

By: Youtube Source: Youtube CNN’s Ian Lee reports on a car bomb explosion near a police station in northern Sinai, the third attack in 24-hours by ISIS affiliate Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis.

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Apr14

Deadly attacks hit Egypt’s north Sinai

By: Agencies Source: MWC News At least 12 people killed in two separate attacks, one targeting a police station and another an army car, police say. A suicide car bomb targeting a police station in Egypt’s restive Sinai Peninsula has killed six people and wounded 44 others, police and medics say. Sunday’s bombing came hours after a roadside blast targeted an army vehicle killing six soldiers and wounding two in the peninsula, where security forces are battling an insurgency. One of the two killed in the suicide car bombing was a civilian, and several policemen were among those wounded, medics said. Police said the attacker drove a truck loaded with explosives but covered with...

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Mar16

Gulf states pledge Egypt $12bn more

By: aljazeera.com Source: Al-Jazeera Gulf Arab allies have pledged a further $12bn of investments and central bank deposits for Egypt at an international summit, a big boost to President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi as he tries to reform the economy after years of political upheaval. Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on Friday each offered $4bn to Egypt, which is grappling with attacks by armed groups as it tries to improve the investment climate four years after a popular uprising that touched off protracted turmoil. The UAE said it would deposit $2bn of its pledge in the Egyptian central bank, while Saudi Arabia said $1bn of its pledge would go to the bank. Egypt hopes the...

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