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Latest News Wires Egypt continues pursuit of Sinai militants

With their statement, the Egyptian military is trying to counter a Salafi Muslim claim that the Sinai offensive was called off.

By Associated Press / August 29, 2012

Ahmed Gomaa/AP/File

Egypt's military on Wednesday insisted it is pursuing its offensive against Islamic militants in the volatile Sinai Peninsula, denying a claim that the government agreed to halt the operation that followed a bloody border attack.