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One recruit dies following Sunday gun fight in North Sinai
Armed forces vows to eradicate “black terrorism and groups of darkness” from Egypt
Conscripts were on their way home for leave when they were attacked
Police and army forces recently conducted the largest and most violent military operation seen yet against militant locations in southern Sheikh Zuweid and western Rafah.
Assailants attempt to blow up two graves in Central Sinai
Four security personnel dead and at least ten injured in the latest attacks on security forces
Unknown assailants attack police forces three times on Saturday, leaving one injured
Seven checkpoints attacked during Iftar time in Sheikh Zuweid
Two dead and eight injured in the latest attacks in Sinai
Two dead and at least seven injured in recent attacks in Sinai
Separate armed attacks target security buildings and personnel
The weekend witnessed the attempted murder of a row officer, as well as the hacking of a wireless police line
The attacks have mainly targeted security checkpoints and headquarters, leaving one soldier dead and several injured
The case has cast a shadow on the citizens of Sinai, with the region’s political parties rejecting the actions of those accused, pointing out the history of those in the region who have long stood up to defend Egypt.
Eyewitnesses: Special Forces deployed throughout Sinai to prevent rioting, smuggling, and attacks on state facilities