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Death toll in Sinai rises to 50 as jihadists attack Egypt’s army

Death toll in Sinai rises to 50 as jihadists attack Egypt’s army

Islamic State-linked group claims massive coordinated assault in northern peninsula; fight for Sheikh Zuweid police station ongoing. Islamic militants on Wednesday unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula, killing at least 50 soldiers, security and military officials said. The coordinated morning assaults […]

Egyptian Court Confirms Death Sentences For Morsi, Badie, and Qaradawi

Reuters is reporting that an Egyptian court has sentenced more than 90 Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood members to death in connection with the 2011 mass jailbreak at the center of previous court rulings. According to the report, this sentence includes the deposed President Mohamed Morsi, Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie, and Global Muslim Brotherhood leader Youssef Qaradawi sentenced in absentia: An Egyptian court […]

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