North Sinai

Photos: Egypt’s security forces kill suicide bomber in N. Sinai, foil attack on checkpoint

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 02:33 GMT

Security forces in a security installation exchanged gunfire with the suicide bomber and killed him as he attempted to target the security checkpoint, the ministry said.

In less than 1 month: Egyptian population grows by almost 100K

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 01:07 GMT

Cairo and Giza are the most populated, while North Sinai is the least populated.

Egypt’s Armed Forces work on ‘integrated plan’ to defeat terrorism: Military Spox

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 09:10 GMT

Over the period between May 7 and 15, the Air Force launched a number of airstrikes that destroyed a number of terrorist outposts, and 6 four-wheel-drive vehicles, and besides the killing 16 terrorists.

Egyptian Armed Forces launch airstrikes against terrorist hideouts in North Sinai

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 10:59 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Sunday targeting a number of terrorist hideouts in North Sinai over the past three days.

Muslim League urges continued int’l efforts against terrorism after N. Sinai attack

Fri, 13 May 2022 - 02:19 GMT

Muslim World League’s Secretary General Mohammad bin Abdulkarim Al-Issa condemned the treacherous attack, affirming the urgent need to continue the global efforts to eradicate terrorism and extremist thought.

Arab countries condemn North Sinai terrorist attack

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 02:12 GMT

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) condemned the terrorist attack in North Sinai, where a military officer and four soldiers were killed, along with seven of the attackers.

Egypt spends $2 billion on residences in North Sinai in 1 year

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 12:45 GMT

The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development indicated in a statement Thursday.

In pics: Life renewed at Bardawil Lake as fishing season begins

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 12:03 GMT

Dr. Shukri Salman, director of Lake Bardawil, pointed out that opening the lake achieves a recovery for all areas of the villages that surround it, as its residents rely on fishing to make a living.

Ruins of ancient temple for Zeus Cassius discovered in Egypt’s North Sinai

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 04:52 GMT

This came during the excavations that the Egyptian archaeological mission is conducting at the site within the Sinai Development Project for the year 2021-2022.

Discover Egypt’s paradise, North Sinai

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 12:10 GMT

North Sinai possesses diverse tourism potentials.

Egypt’s cabinet denies rumors of forced displacement of Arish Port citizens, not paying compensation

Tue, 08 Feb 2022 - 11:44 GMT

The media center of the Egyptian Cabinet denied news about forced displacement of citizens of Arish port area from their homes without compensation as false.

Construction of North Sinai's $97M-worth desalination plant still underway

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 11:27 GMT

The plant will be the largest in the Middle East.

North Sinai opens new developmental projects marking anniversary of October Victory

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 01:24 GMT

Coinciding with the 48th anniversary of 6th of October victory, North Sinai governorate announced opening a number of new developmental projects, according to a statement.

Official states value of projects assigned to Egyptian Armed Forces Engineering Authority

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 - 12:50 GMT

Far’s statements were made during the ceremony held for President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to inaugurate a number of projects in the Sinai Peninsula via video conference.

In pics: United States delivers 20 brand new buses to North Sinai

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 04:53 GMT

The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), delivered 20 new, locally-manufactured buses to the North Sinai Governorate.

Armed Forces eliminate 13 'takfiri' elements in North, Central Sinai: Spox

Thu, 12 Aug 2021 - 11:46 GMT

Egypt's Armed Forces stated Thursday that 13 “takfiri” elements have been killed in shootouts in Central and North Sinai.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities organizes trip for academically outstanding students from North Sinai Governorate

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 10:53 GMT

The office of the General Egyptian Authority for Tourism Promotion in the city of Arish organized a three-day tourism awareness trip for 25 outstanding students from North Sinai Governorate.

Sisi approves loan with Kuwait to establish 2 desalination plants in Egypt’s North Sinai

Sun, 25 Jul 2021 - 01:45 GMT

The loan, which was signed on November 23, 2020, totals 5.5 million Kuwaiti dinars (about US$ 18,27 million).

U.S. Ambassador to Cairo Visits North Sinai, tours Al Arish main desalination facility

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 07:00 GMT

The United States Ambassador to Egypt Jonathan R. Cohen traveled to Al Arish, North Sinai, Last week, where he met North Sinai Governor Major General Mohamed Abdel-Fadel Shousha.

Video: Egyptian army chief of staff inspects security situation in North Sinai

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 03:11 GMT

Farid made a visit to the permanent operations center in Arish city and listened to a detailed explanation of the plans and the decisions the army and police personnel are carrying out to uproot terrorism and preserve stability in North Sinai.

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