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  1. Jihadists Kill 50 in Attack in Army Checkpoint in Egypt's SinaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Breitbart.com

    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 in Sinai came a day after Egypt's president pledged to step up the battle against Islamic militants and two days after the country's state prosecutor was assassinated in the capital, Cairo.

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  2. Massive assault on Egypt army kills 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Toledo Blade

    Dozens of Islamic militants unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula today, killing at least 64 soldiers, officials said. The advanced planning and coordinated execution of the attacks show that the long-running insurgency in the area is growing stronger, posing a serious threat to Egypt's security as the military-backed government struggles to restore stability after years of unrest since the 2011 uprising.

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  3. The Latest: Egypt's Cabinet approves draft anti-terror lawRead the original story

    Wednesday | WHDH

    The latest news on the coordinated militant attacks in Egypt's restive northern Sinai Peninsula that killed 50 soldiers : Egypt's state news agency MENA says the Cabinet has approved an anti-terrorism draft law as well as a long-awaited draft election law. The approval came as Egyptian troops struggled to fend off a massive assault by Islamic militants in the northern Sinai Peninsula that killed more than 50 soldiers.

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  4. Militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 53Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | El Paso Times

    In this picture provided by the office of the Egyptian Presidency, a military procession accompanies the casket of Hisham Barakat, the top judicial official in charge of overseeing the prosecution of thousands of Islamists, including former President Mohammed Morsi, at his funeral in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, June 30, 2015. FILE - In this Tuesday, May 12, 2013 file photo, Egyptian Army soldiers patrol in an armored vehicle backed by a helicopter gunship during a sweep through villages in Sheikh Zuweyid, north Sinai, Egypt.

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  5. ISIS kills 50 soldiers in 'worst' attack on Egypt's Sinai PeninsulaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    Egyptian security officials on Wednesday said the "worst" militant attack in the country's restive Sinai Peninsula has killed at least 50 soldiers. According to the Washington Post, Egypt's Islamic State of Iraq and Syria affiliate has claimed responsibility for the attacks.

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  6. Militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    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 in Sinai came a day after Egypt's president pledged to step up the battle against Islamic militants and two days after the country's state prosecutor was assassinated in the capital, Cairo.

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  7. Lapid urges ambassadors to reject UNHRC Gaza reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jerusalem Post

    Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid continued his efforts to paint himself as Israel's shadow foreign minister Wednesday, when he sent a letter condemning the United Nations Human Rights Council's report about last summer's Operation Protective Edge in the Gaza Strip to ambassadors from 30 countries in the council. Lapid has stressed that when it comes to security issues, there is no coalition or opposition.

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  8. Islamic State attack in Egypt's North Sinai kills 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Journal

    Smoke rises in Egypt's North Sinai along the border with southern Israel, July 1, 2015. Photo by Amir Cohen/Reuters Islamic State militants launched a wide-scale coordinated assault on several military checkpoints in Egypt's North Sinai on Wednesday in which 50 people were killed, security sources said, the largest attack yet in the insurgency-hit province.

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  9. UN hypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jerusalem Post

    Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif addresses the 2015 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons at the United Nations. We live in a world where we strive to protect the minority from the tyranny of the majority.

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  10. .com | ISIS attacks in North Sinai co-ordinatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News24

    Islamic State militants launched a wide-scale co-ordinated assault on several military checkpoints in Egypt's North Sinai on Wednesday in which 50 people were killed, security sources said, the largest attack yet in the insurgency-hit province. Egyptian army F-16 jets and Apache helicopters strafed the region that lies within the Sinai Peninsula, a strategic area located between Israel, the Gaza Strip and the Suez Canal.

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  11. Netanyahu: ISIS is near our borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ynetnews

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the on-going security situation in the Sinai Peninsula Wednesday afternoon, expressing solidarity with the Egyptian regime and warning that, "ISIS is not just on the Golan, they are in Egypt as well, near Rafah, near our border." Netanyahu, continued on to say, "We are partners with the Egyptians, and many other states in the Middle East and the world, in our battle against radical Islamic terrorism.

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  12. Israel arrests dozens of Hamas operatives in West BankRead the original story

    Wednesday | WTVC

    Israel's internal security service says it arrested 40 Hamas operatives working to expand the militant Islamic group's reach in the West Bank. The Shin Bet said the operatives were working to enlarge Hamas' infrastructure in the territory and establish areas where they could yield influence, such as charity work and education.

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  13. Freedom Flotilla: 'Tasering my friend Charlie was an act of terrorism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Russia Taday

    Despite the Israeli authorities' claims that the seizure of a Freedom Flotilla boat was 'uneventful', footage has emerged that indicated that they tasered a Swedish aid worker. The boats making up Freedom Flotilla 3 have been prevented from reaching the besieged people of Gaza and deliver humanitarian aid.

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  14. Hamas claims the company, which just so happens to be headed by Abbas' honchos, is dodging taxes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    Hamas has shut down the offices of the sole mobile phone company Jawwal, which is part of a Palestinian Authority conglomerate called the Palestinian Telecommunication Company, or Paltel. It was founded by billionaire Mohammed Mustafa, one of Mahmoud Abbas' confidantes, and is part of an empire that would put Donald Trump to shame, if he knows the meaning of the word The Ma'an News Agency reported, "A Hamas police vehicle arrived at Jawwal's Gaza headquarters early in the morning and prevented employees from entering or opening the brancha .

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  15. Islamist Blitz in Sinai Kills 50 as Egypt Sends Fighter JetsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Islamists in Sinai killed at least 50 members of Egypt's security forces and the army deployed F16 fighters and Apache helicopters to pursue them, as authorities struggle to suppress a growing militant insurgency.

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  16. Abbas fires deputy Abed Rabbo in PLO power struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times of Israel

    Yasser Abed Rabbo speaks to journalists in the West Bank city of Ramallah on October 16, 2014. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas fired a long-time critic from the No.

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  17. Netanyahu cartoon: Iran 'just much bigger' ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times of Israel

    Undaunted by the awkward failure of a previous propaganda cartoon, Israeli authorities had another crack at animation with a short clip released Tuesday that aimed to draw similarities between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Islamic State Group. The video, just 28 seconds long, was published on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's social media pages Tuesday and argued that allowing Iran to obtain nuclear weapons would be even worse than giving nukes to the jihadist IS group - also known as ISIS - that has rampaged across Iraq and Syria brutally murdering opponents in its path.

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  18. Israel continues its satirical video campaign, now on Iran, after mocking journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Al Bawaba

    Only nine days after the Israeli Foreign Ministry withdrew its satirical cartoon mocking foreign correspondents, it created another cartoon comparing Iran with Daesh. Some were hoping they had seen the last of Israel's South Park-style cartoons.

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  19. Two explosions heard in Egypt's Rafah, near Gaza border - witnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ISMAILIA, Egypt: Two explosions were heard in the Egyptian town of Rafah, which borders the Gaza Strip, on Wednesday, security sources and witnesses said.

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  20. Egypt attacks, blamed on Islamic militants, leave 64 soldiers deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBC News

    The aftermath of an explosion in Six of October district in Cairo is shown on Tuesday. Violence intensified on Wednesday after simultaneous attacks at several checkpoints.

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