Islamic State in Egypt

Source: The Tahrir Institute For Middle East Policy
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Location: The Islamic State in Egypt’s activity has been concentrated in Cairo and Giza. The group has also claimed attacks in the governorates of Qalyubia, Alexandria, Daqhalia, Damietta, and Gharbia.

Characteristics: The Islamic State in Egypt is the affiliate of the Islamic State in mainland Egypt (i.e., outside the Sinai Peninsula). The group has historically targeted security forces, with more than half of its attacks directed against military and police personnel….

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