The Latest: Egypt's El-Sissi Calls IS Claim 'Propaganda'

November 3, 2015 8:03 AM

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MOSCOW — The latest developments after Saturday's crash of a Russian passenger plane in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, killing all 224 people on board. (All times local).

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi says the security situation in the Sinai Peninsula is under "full control" and that claims by the Islamic State group that it downed a Russian passenger plane were "propaganda" aimed at damaging the country's image.

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