Military engineers could detect and destroy five explosive devices that were planted to target the armed forces.
One of the elements were killed during the raid, Spokesman Tamer Al-Refae said, while the other six were killed in a hideout while attempting to escape.
Spokesperson of the Egyptian Armed Forces Tamer al-Refai announced that the forces were sweeping the area to find the remaining assailants.
The Egyptian Air Forces managed to eliminate a number of terrorist elements, including two prominent leaders in North Sinai.
Eleven terrorists were killed on Monday while exchanging fire with the security forces in Arish.
Grand Mufti of Egypt Shawki Allam met with Bahraini Minister of Education Majed Bin Ali Al Noaimi on Tuesday to discuss boosting cooperation in religious affairs.
The Armed Forces issued a statement Thursday morning that provides new updates of the “Comprehensive Operation Sinai 2018”.
Commander of the People's Defense ForcesKhaledTawfiq said Wednesday that the Armed Forces destroyed 97 percent of the tunnels found in Sinai.
The third field army in cooperation with the Air Forces managed over the past few days to kill eight Takfiri elements and arrest another one in central Sinai.
The Egyptian law enforcement forces of the second field army have killed six takfiris and injured four other terrorists.
As many as 30 very dangerous Takfiris were killed and five others arrested when law enforcement forces of the Second Field Army.