North Sinai

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.

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior kills three terrorists involved in executing elderly Copt in Sinai

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 10:55 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior announced, Monday the killing of three terrorists involved in murdering Nabil el-Habashy, a 62-year-old Copt who was executed by the Islamic State (IS) on Sunday in North Sinai.

El-Arish Culture Palace to be officially inaugurated by Egypt’s culture min. after completing its renovation

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:01 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem, Governor of North Sinai Mohamed Abdel-Fadil Shousha and Ahmed Awad will officially inaugurate El-Arish Culture Palace on April 7 after carrying out the development and renovation of the palace.

Egypt's Chief of Staff checks up on training of forces in North Sinai

Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 04:04 GMT

The commander visited the various training fields.

Main gas pipeline in Arish exploded

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 09:28 GMT

The explosion did not affect the gas supply to the Masa`id steam station, the citizens' housings in the city, nor the industrial zone in Central Sinai, he added.

Irrigation Ministry announces implementing LE24M cost projects for North Sinai development

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 08:44 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Irrigation announced implementing a total of LE 324 Million cost projects to complete the national infrastructure for the development of North Sinai, during 2020.

Gas line in Egypt’s North Sinai explodes, leaving no casualties: Army spox

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 08:51 GMT

A “limited” explosion occurred at a gas line in Sebeika area west of North Sinai’s Arish, Egyptian army spokesman Tamer El-Refae said.

Egypt's PM pledges commitment to balance between freedoms, needs of national security

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 03:17 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli delivered Sunday a speech at the House of Representative.

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.

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