North Sinai

Egypt launches ' Sinai Comprehensive Operation' two-tier medal

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 05:47 GMT

The gold tier will be given to officers while the silver tier will be given to non-commissioned officers.

Video: 77 takfiri elements eliminated, 7 army personnel killed or injured in military operations in Egypt's Sinai

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 06:07 GMT

The Egyptian Army announced killing 77 “takfiri” elements (terrorists) in North Sinai in northeastern the country and destroying 317 hideouts and stores of explosives, between July 22 and August 30.

Allocations for North Sinai investment plan reach LE 286.55: Governor

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 01:10 GMT

The funds for the basic investment plan were distributed on the basic development axes by LE 55.5 million for electricity, and LE 87.2 million for roads.

605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.

18 terrorists killed in terrorist attack in Bir al-Abd city, North Sinai

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 09:19 GMT

Egypt’s Armed forces foiled terrorist attack in Bir al-Abd city, North Sinai, Tuesday as 18 terrorists were killed. Two officers were fatally shot during exchanging fire, other four were injured.

2 terrorists killed in fire exchange with security forces in North Sinai

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 11:29 GMT

The elements fired at the forces using machine guns when they tried to arrest them.

LE3.5B reimbursed as aids, compensations over counterterrorism in North Sinai

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 06:55 GMT

The sum was paid over five years.

19 terrorists killed in Sinai raids, 5 military personnel killed or injured: Army

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 10:30 GMT

Military engineers could detect and destroy five explosive devices that were planted to target the armed forces.

Several terrorists killed in military raids in Egypt's North Sinai: Army spox

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 03:35 GMT

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.

Sisi directs govt to prioritize electricity projects in N.Sinai

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 03:48 GMT

Sisi also directed to implement the unified meter readings.

Video: 126 terrorists killed in Sinai operations: Egyptian Army

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 12:46 GMT

Also, four officers, three non-commissioned officers and eight soldiers were either killed or injured during the operations, the statement noted, without specifying the exact number of deaths.

Egypt’s security forces kill 18 ‘terrorists’ in North Sinai: Interior Ministry

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 01:49 GMT

On Thursday, a terrorist attack in the same area either “killed or injured” 10 army members, according to the military spokesman.

Military funeral in Sohag for of Sinai slain soldiers

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 04:22 GMT

Security officials, executives, and scores of citizens then took part in public funerals held for Ahmed Ali Mohamed in Akhmim city and for Mohamed Hassanein Abdel Wahab in Idfa village.

Egypt’s Interior Ministry says terrorism fails to stop army’s mission

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 03:21 GMT

“Such abortive attempts will not stop the brave Armed Forces’ men from defensing the resources of the nation,” the ministry said in a brief statement.

US condemns terrorist attack on Egyptian soldiers in North Sinai

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 03:19 GMT

"The United States continues to stand with the Egyptian government and people in the fight against terrorism," Ambassador Jonathan Cohen said.

Two high-risk terrorists killed in shoot-out in N.Sinai

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 01:29 GMT

Two highly dangerous terrorists were killed while a general-purpose machine gun, a wireless device, and ammunition were confiscated.

EU, UAE condemn terrorist attack against army in Egypt's North Sinai

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 01:04 GMT

The United Arab Emirates on Friday denounced a terrorist attack on North Sinai's Bi'r al-Abd city, which caused the death or the injury of eight army soldiers and two officers, according to the military spokesman.

Egypt’s Sisi mourns Bir al-Abd terrorist attack martyrs

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 08:54 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has mourned the Armed Forces martyrs who were killed and injured in North Sinai terrorist attack on Thursday.

10 armed forces members killed, injured in terrorist attack in Bir al-Abd, North Sinai

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 07:44 GMT

One Egyptian officer, a non-commissioned officer and eight other army soldiers were announced dead as a result of an explosive device blast which targeted an armored vehicle affiliated with the army.

1st Coronavirus case confirmed in North Sinai: statement

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 03:14 GMT

North Sinai recorded its first infection with coronavirus Thursday, and isolated the case in Be’r el-Abd Hospital, according to a statement by the Health Directorate in North Sinai.