Egypt bombs mil­i­tants in Si­nai, finds tun­nels to Gaza:

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Egyp­tian war­planes killed 25 Is­lamist mil­i­tants in North Si­nai gov­er­norate on Satur­day, se­cu­rity sources said. They also said se­cu­rity forces had found about half a ton of ex­plo­sives in a tun­nel on the bor­der be­tween the Si­nai and Gaza. Mil­i­tants launched a co­or­di­nated as­sault on mil­i­tary check­points in North Si­nai on Wed­nes­day, lead­ing to day-long fight­ing that left more than 100 mil­i­tants and 17 sol­diers dead, the army said.

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