BEIRUT, LEBANON (1:15 P.M.) – The so-called Islamic State (ISIS) continued to terrorize the people of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula this week, executing a man for ‘cooperating’ with security forces.
According to Sinai News, the Islamic State terrorists executed the Egyptian civilian, Hussein Jamal Iskender, for the ‘crime’ of working with the Egyptian authorities in the Sinai Peninsula.
— Sinai News – سيناء نيوز (@sinai_news_1) January 10, 2018
Iskender was 55 years old at the time of his execution in the Al-Arish area of the Sinai Peninsula.
The Islamic State maintains many sleeper cells in the Sinai Peninsula that they use launch terrorist attacks on both civilians and Egyptian security forces.