Latest News Wires Islamic State claims responsibility for major attack on Egypt's Sinai Peninsula

After suffering one of the worst attacks in recent memory, Egypt is left reeling.

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Islamic State's Egypt wing claimed responsibility for a series of attacks that killed at least 27 on Thursday in some of the worst anti-state violence in months, after commemorations around the anniversary of the 2011 uprising turned deadly this week.