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Egyptian Air Force Fighter Jet Crash In Sinai Kills Pilot

An Egypt Air Force fighter jet crashed on Tuesday January 14th, 2020 in Egypt Northern Sinai region as the country’s armed forces were conducting a major exercise.

The Northern Sinai area, home to the country’s most virulent armed islamists extremists groups has been the focal point of an army all-out operation since early 2018. The official announcement issued by Egypt’s Armed Forces indicated the death of the pilot without specifying neither the cause of the crash, nor the type of aircraft involved in the accident.