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IEDs injure U.S. troops deployed on new ISIS front in Egypt

IEDs injure U.S. troops deployed on new ISIS front in Egypt

For months, the nearly 700 American soldiers deployed on the ground in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula have weathered a crisis all but indistinguishable from their fellow troops in Iraq.

Living amid blast walls topped with razor wire, riding only in up-armored vehicles, the troops face a constant threat of attacks from extremist groups loyal to the so-called Islamic State.

Source: IEDs injure U.S. troops deployed on new ISIS front in Egypt