Showing posts with label Sinai Peninsula. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Sinai Peninsula. Show all posts

Friday, February 9, 2018

Egypt targets terrorists in 'Sinai 2018' military operation

'Sinai 2018' military operation
Egypt's military launched an attack targeting terrorist hotbeds in different parts of the Sinai Peninsula, parts of the Nile Delta and the Western Desert.

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Palestinian fisherman killed by Egyptian navy

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A Palestinian fisherman, who was shot Friday night by Egyptian navy forces in southern Gaza Strip, died in a hospital in Rafah town in Gaza Saturday morning, according to the Health Ministry in Gaza.

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Теракт в мечети: число жертв возросло до 305

По официальным данным Генпрокуратуры Египта, убиты 305 человек
Во время пятничной молитвы в мечети эр-Роуда недалеко от города аль-Ариш на севере Синайского полуострова террористы взорвали бомбу. По официальным данным Генпрокуратуры Египта, убиты 305 человек.

Friday, November 24, 2017

National Mourning Declared after 235 Killed in Egypt Mosque Attack

235 Killed in Egypt Mosque Attack
Terrorists killed 235 people at a mosque in Egypt's north Sinai region on Friday, detonating a bomb and shooting at fleeing worshippers and ambulances, state media and witnesses said.

Explosion dans une mosquée en Égypte, au moins 50 morts

Explosion dans une mosquée en Égypte
Au moins 50 personnes ont trouvé la mort dans une forte explosion qui a secoué une mosquée dans le nord de la péninsule égyptienne du Sinaï, informent les médias locaux.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Four Egyptian Policemen Gunned down in Restive Sinai Region

Sinai Region
Egyptian officials said four policemen were killed in an ambush in the North of the country's Sinai Peninsula, the latest killings in Egypt's most restless region.

Friday, July 7, 2017

26 army personnel killed or wounded, 40 militants killed in North Sinai: Egypt military

The Egyptian military said on Friday that 26 army personnel were killed or injured by car bombs that targeted a security checkpoint near Rafah in North Sinai, and that the army had killed 40 militants in the attacks.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Rocket fired from Egypt hits Israel, crossing shut

A rocket fired from Egypt's Sinai region Monday crashed into Israel where authorities also closed a border crossing over security threats, officials said.

Friday, November 25, 2016

At least 8 Egyptian soldiers killed in the Sinai peninsula

At least eight Egyptian soldiers have been killed when a group of terrorists launched an attack against a military checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula with an explosive car, rocket propelled grenades and fire attack.

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Egypt: 11 militants killed in North Sinai military operation

Egypt's military raided three major “armed terrorist hotspots” in North Sinai, killing 11 militants, the army’s spokesman announced in an official statement on Saturday.

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Sinai peninsula: 70 "militants" killed after fatal shooting of Egyptian army officer

Seventy militants were killed and another 70 injured Sunday in possible retaliation to the killing one day earlier of a senior Egyptian officer and his driver outside his home in a suburb of Cairo.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Egypt’s army launches airstrikes on terrorist hideouts after N Sinai checkpoint attack

Egypt’s armed forces launched early Saturday successful airstrikes on a number of terrorist hideouts and arms depots in North Sinai, after a Friday terrorist attack on a security checkpoint, an army spokesman Facebook statement read.

Friday, October 14, 2016

12 Egyptian soldiers killed as militants attack North Sinai checkpoint: Army

Twelve army personnel and 15 militants were killed early on Friday when an armed group assaulted a North Sinai security checkpoint, Egypt’s army spokesman said in a Facebook statement.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Probe into Russian airliner crash enters final stage: Egypt civil aviation minister

A probe into the October crash of a Russian airliner over Egypt's Sinai has entered its final stage, Egyptian civil aviation minister Sherif Fathy told Russian transport minister Maxim Sokolov during a visit to Moscow.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Russia and Egypt agree to resume air links

Russia and Egypt have agreed to address the issue of resuming air links within the tightest deadlines possible on the condition security measures are observed, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said after a meeting with his visiting Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shoukry on Wednesday.

Monday, December 14, 2015

Kremlin not commenting Egypt’s lack of evidence on terror attack aboard Russian A321 jet

The Kremlin has declined to comment on the statement of the Egyptian authorities who so far found no evidence of a terrorist attack onboard the Russian A321 airliner that crashed over Sinai.

Egypt issues preliminary report on Russian airliner crash: No evidence so far of terrorist attack

 The Egyptian committee investigating the causes of the October crash of a Russian airliner in Central Sinai shortly after it left Sharm El-Sheikh Airport on route to St Petersburg said in a preliminary report it completed on Sunday that evidence surrounding the crash it has examined so far shows that the disaster might not have been caused by a terrorist attack or foul play.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Russia not coordinating with Egypt on plane crash details reflects political gap



Russia's unilateral announcement that the Russian airbus A321 was downed by a bomb without coordinating with Egypt in advance reflects a political gap between Cairo and Moscow, a military expert told Ahram Online.

Egypt airport may face multi-million-dollar lawsuits after Russian plane crash

Families of the 224 victims of the Russian passenger jet crash in Egypt can file multi-million-dollar lawsuits against Egyptian security services and the airport of Sharm-al-Sheikh now that Moscow has confirmed that a bomb downed the plane, lawyer Igor Trunov told TASS on Monday.

Egypt Has No Evidence to Confirm Terrorist Attack on Russian A321 Plane

Egyptian investigators have no information confirming that a bomb downed the Russian A321 airliner in Sinai, Egypt's Youm7 newspaper reported Tuesday citing a source in the country's Ministry of Civil Aviation.

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