The Egyptian Air Force on Saturday attacked ISIS targets in the Sinai Peninsula. According to reports, at least 15 members of the terrorist group were killed and dozens more injured. This air strike comes one day after ISIS killed 12 Egyptian soldiers in a shooting attack.
No organization has claimed responsibility for the shooting, though the Egyptian government is blaming it on an ISIS-affiliated group in Sinai. Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said on Facebook that the attack “increases our determination to carry on with our battle.”
The Egyptian army has stated that the targets included ISIS ammunition storages, guard posts and hiding spots.