Egyptian ISIS Branch Poses Growing Threat To Israel
When ISIS launched rockets over Israel's border, it confirmed fears about danger from the group's branch in the Sinai Peninsula.By Kate Grumke | July 4, 2015
"We see ISIS at the gates. Across the border in the Golan. Across the border in Egypt," said Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Warnings about the threat ISIS' Sinai Peninsula branch poses to Israel appeared to come true Friday.
ISIS claimed its first attack on Israel from the Egyptian peninsula. Supporters posted an announcement on Twitter that the branch fired rockets at what it called "occupied Palestine," which was confirmed by Israel's military.