At Least 53 Egyptian Soldiers Lost Their Lives In ISIS Attack On Egyptian Army`s Sinai Checkpoints

According to the military and security officials, not less than 53 soldiers had lost their lives when the Islamic extremists unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks on Wednesday, which also includes suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula.

The attacks in morning in Sinai took place after a day when Egypt`s president pledge to step up the fight against Islamic militants and two days after the country`s state prosecutor was assassinated in the capital, Cairo.

The responsibilities for these attacks had been claimed by the Islamic State affiliate in Egypt, saying that its fighters targeted a total of 15 army and police positions and had staged three suicide bombings, among which two of them targeted checkpoints and one that hit an officers` club in the nearby city of el Arish.

Except for the attack at the officers club they also targeted at least six military checkpoints and they also took soldiers captive and had captured weapons and many armed vehicles.

Also not less than 55 soldiers had been wounded in these attacks, as per the officials said on Wednesday.

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David Nataf started his career as co-founder of Net Development, a leading French web integrators, employing 80 people. After the merger of Net Development with Reef publisher, David joined the law firm, Jean-Pierre Millet, with the defense of computer attackers and victimes specialty ("hackers") in cases between different organizations such as NSA or other members of the international interception 'Echelon' network from the UKUSA treaty or the US Air Force. He is the author of several books on information warfare, consultant for the European Parliament as an expert in computer security (SSI) and electromagnetic signals intelligence (SIGINT). David Nataf successively launched several start-ups of the Internet in the field of paperless technologies termination of contracts online (""); online subscription to early stage fundraising foreshadowing the model will retain more later the platform "", or free roaming mobile operators (MVNO). Given his specialty at the cross road of anti computer crime legal advising, Internet technology, media and anti-propaganda operations, David has naturally become an actor's influence on the Web, working for a think-tank representing french defense and Aerospace. He is architecting crypto farms and masternodes for cryptocurrencies in Asia and Israel technological parks. He graduated in Law from the Faculty of Paris, is a passionate graduated gemologist by Gemological Institute of America "GG", Gemmological Association of Great Britain "Cert-Ga", practical daily triathlon.

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