Egypt Bombs ISIS in Libya After Video



Egypt said it bombed Islamic State targets in Libya, just hours after a video released by the group showed the purported beheadings of 21 Egyptian Christians, according to a military statement on state television Monday.

The military said the early morning airstrikes hit camps, training sites and weapons depots.

The military said the strikes were “to avenge the bloodshed and to seek retribution from the killers,” the BBC reports.

The video posted online Sunday appeared to reveal the beheadings of a group 21 Egyptian Christian migrant workers who were abducted over the past two months. Read more.

{Andy Newscenter}


  1. Where is the “outrage” by Susan Rice and the great John Kerry? How can they allow the Egyptians “to avenge the bloodshed and to seek retribution from the killers”. That will only “escalate” the tensions. “Both sides” have to show “restraint”.

  2. To your point I’m sure there’s collateral damage here but we won’t hear about since its pretty much unavoidable there probably isn’t a war someone could name which didn’t have collateral damage