No indication Russian plane crashed in Sinai was shot down-security sources
Kolavia A321 EI-ETJ plane (Archive) - Photo courtesy of Flight Radar 24.

CAIRO: There were no indications that a Russian passenger plane that crashed in Egypt’s Sinai peninsula on Saturday was shot down, Egyptian security sources said.

Egypt’s North Sinai is home to a two-year-old Islamist insurgency and militants affiliated to Islamic State have killed hundreds of soldiers and police.

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