Military Operation

Report: Growing fears of civil war as Ethiopia’s violence extends outside Tigray

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 12:55 GMT

The violence that has erupted, in a bid by the Ethiopian government to control Tigray region, has aroused fears of a civil war as escalation between both sides heightened.

EU member states of UNSC call on Turkey to stop attacking Syria

Fri, 11 Oct 2019 - 11:27 GMT

The so-called ‘safe zone’ in northeastern Syria as envisaged by Turkey is unlikely would satisfy international criteria for refugee return as laid down by UNHCR, said Jürgen Schulz.

Exclusive: Supplies to Tripoli militias to be cut - Libyan army spox

Sat, 06 Apr 2019 - 03:25 GMT

The Libyan armed forces will block the road between Tripoli and Misrata to cut supplies to the militias in the capital, Mesmary told Egypt Today.

Policeman killed, 2 others injured in raid on hideouts in Qena

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 09:50 GMT

A policeman, named Mohamed Ragab, was killed Tuesday in a fire exchange with outlaws in a security raid at Hamra Doum Village in Qena.

7 takfiris killed in comprehensive military operation in Sinai

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 07:38 GMT

The Armed Forces have destroyed eight targets of terrorists as part of Operation Sinai 2018.

Sinai University postpones 2nd semester classes over security concerns

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - 07:47 GMT

Sinai University postponed on Wednesday second semester classes for the second time due to security developments in North Sinai.

Armed Forces issue 6th statement on results of 'Sinai 2018'

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 06:51 GMT

The Armed Forces issued on Tuesday Communique no. 6 on the outcome of "Comprehensive Operation Sinai 2018" that was launched on Friday to fight terrorism in different areas across the country.

NMA: Army’s mopping-up operation ‘sacred war against’ terrorists

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 - 07:02 GMT

Egypt’s media outlets should be aware of repercussions of the war waged by the terrorists, the authority said.

Turkish Min: military operation in Syria's Afrin should happen without delay

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 - 09:48 GMT

Turkey's Defence Minister Nurettin Canikli said on Friday that a military operation in Syria's Afrin region should be carried out without delay.

Iraqi army launches major military operation in Baqouba

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 - 09:52 GMT

Degla Operations Commander announced on Thursday the launch of a wide-scale military operation to pursue Daesh militants east of Baqouba, Diyala.

6 army troops killed in North Sinai military operation

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 - 07:26 GMT

Six army troops were killed in a military operation conducted on Sunday in North Sinai against terrorist elements.

Three takfiris killed in military operations in North Sinai

Thu, 14 Sep 2017 - 03:36 GMT

Three takfiris were killed on Thursday during a military operation in North Sinai according to a statement issued by army spokesperson Tamer El-Refai.