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Egypt: Tank crushes car in attempt to stop bomb blast in North Sinai

2 children died due to bomb blast in a car in North Sinai, Egypt. This suspected car was stopped at a check-post and a tank was run over the car to prevent the bomb from exploding, buts as soon as the tank crushed the car, the bomb blasted.

Egypt kills 12 militants in North Sinai air strike

The air strikes "resulted in the killing of 12 highly dangerous . leaders of Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis", the military said in a statement. 

Truck bomb kills 8 police in Egypt`s Sinai

A truck bomb attack on an Egyptian security checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed at least eight policemen on Monday, officials and state media said.

Islamic State posts Internet pictures of Egypt 'spy' beheadings

The Egyptian branch of the Islamic State group has posted pictures online of what it says was the execution of two men caught spying for the army in the Sinai.

Islamic State Sinai hotel attack toll rises to 7

The death toll from a gun and bomb attack claimed by the Islamic State group in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula has risen to seven, the health ministry said on Wednesday.

Russia pounds IS jihadists with 'For Paris' bombs

Russia pounds IS jihadists with 'For Paris' bombs

Russian television broadcast a video in which a man is seen scrawling "For our people!" and "For Paris!" in black pen on aerial bombs minutes before a warplane is set to take off from the country's airbase in Syria.

Egypt says to consider Russian findings over plane crash

Egypt said on Tuesday that it would consider Russia's latest findings that the Russian airliner crashed over Egypt's Sinai due to a terrorist attack, according to the official MENA news agency.

Russia confirms bomb attack brought down plane in Egypt; Putin vows revenge

Russia confirms bomb attack brought down plane in Egypt; Putin vows revenge

Russia's security chief told President Vladimir Putin that a plane carrying 224 people over Sinai was downed due to a "terror attack," the Kremlin said on Tuesday.

Egypt sentences seven to death for killing policemen

 An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced seven Islamists to death for killing 25 policemen in the country's Sinai peninsula in 2013.

'Strong probability' Egypt crash was result of attack: Israel

 Israel said on Monday that there was a "strong probability" a Russian Metrojet airliner crash in Egypt's Sinai last month that killed all 224 on board was the result of an attack.

Russian plane wreckage to be moved to Cairo

The wreckage of Russian plane will be recovered to a safe and secure place in Cairo for further examination of each part.

US boosts airport security after Russian airliner tragedy

US boosts airport security after Russian airliner tragedy

US President Barack Obama cited the possibility that an explosive device aboard Russian aircraft caused the last week's crash which killed all 224 people aboard.

Obama, Cameron say bomb may have caused Egypt plane crash

Obama, Cameron say bomb may have caused Egypt plane crash

The Islamic State (IS) jihadist group has claimed responsibility for the disaster, in which the jet crashed minutes after taking off.

'No evidence' Russian airliner was downed by bomb: Egypt

'No evidence' Russian airliner was downed by bomb: Egypt

Egypt rejected claims that Russian airliner that crashed in Sinai may have been brought down by a bomb.

Russian plane crash caused by IS planted bomb: US intelligence

Russian plane crash caused by IS planted bomb: US intelligence

A US official quoted by CNN said: "There is a definite feeling it was an explosive device planted in luggage or somewhere on the Russian plane." 

Russian jet may have been downed by 'explosive device': UK

Russian jet may have been downed by 'explosive device': UK

UK Prime Minister David Cameron's office said that the Russian plane may have been brought down by an explosive device.

US satellite detected heat flash at time of Egypt plane crash: Reports

A US military satellite detected a heat flash over the Sinai at the time a Russian airliner crashed, killing all 224 people aboard, US media reported.

Russian airline rules out 'technical fault', blames crash on 'external' factor

Russian airline rules out 'technical fault', blames crash on 'external' factor

The Russian airline Kogalymavia blamed "external activity" for its plane crash on Saturday in Egypt's Sinai peninsula in which all 224 people on board were killed.

Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane

Russia mourns victims of crashed Egypt plane

Russia on Sunday mourned its biggest ever air disaster after a passenger jet full of Russian tourists crashed in Egypt's Sinai, killing all 224 people on board.

Egypt military says two soldiers, 64 militants killed in Sinai

Egypt`s military said two soldiers were killed Saturday during a widescale offensive against jihadists in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 64 militants on its sixth day.