A train collision in the coastal city of Alexandria on Friday has killed at least 6 people and injured over 100
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- 15 October, 2016 Egypt retaliates after losing 12 soldiers, kills over 100 militants in Sinai The airstrike comes a day after ISIS claimed responsibility for killing 12 members of Egypt's military in central Sinai – the biggest offensive in months.
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