War of Attrition
Egypt celebrates Martyr's Day on March 9 every year in recognition of our righteous martyrs.
The last Israeli soldier was expelled, and the Egyptian flag was raised on the turquoise land [Sinai] on April 25, 1982.
Commander of Thunderbolt Forces during the War of Attrition against Israel Major General Nabil Shokry, 89, died on Monday.
Sebai was born on June 17, 1917, and outside the borders of his homeland was killed in 1978. Today, June 17, is the birth anniversary of the iconic man.
“El-Mamar” (The Passage) revolves around the heroic actions of the Egyptian Special Forces combatants during the War of Attrition. The film is expected to be released during the Muslim celebrations of Eid al-Fitr in 2019.