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Egypt Officials:
Militant Leader Killed in Sinai

Associated Press, by Ashraf Sweilam

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 5/23/2014 1:50:11 AM

El Arish, Egypt - The top leader of an al-Qaida-inspired group in Egypt´s restive Sinai and three of his associates were killed in a drive-by shooting in the peninsula on Thursday, senior Egyptian security officials said. The development deals a heavy blow to the militant group, which has claimed scores of deadly attacks across Egypt since the ouster of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi last July. It is also a boost for Egypt´s military-backed authorities ahead of the country´s presidential elections next week. (Snip) Egypt´s military-backed interim government has blamed Morsi´s Muslim Brotherhood group for the violence, outlawing it and

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Whether the LSM says it or not, good news for Egypt is bad news for 0bama.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 5/23/2014 3:05:00 AM     (No. 9858834)

It sounds like some of these Sinai groups have been receiving advanced training in Chicago.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: stablemoney, 5/23/2014 8:38:29 AM     (No. 9858983)

The Al Queda types say they like to die, so this must be a time of great celebration for them.

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