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Armed Forces conference on Operation Eagle disappoints Sinai activists

Activists in Sinai responded negatively to a press conference organized by the Armed Forces on Saturday to discuss the results...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 8 years ago

Safe haven: Mount Halal is said to be the refuge for Sinai militants

The name of Sinai’s Mount Halal returned to the media this week amid the armed forces’ reports about strikes against...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 8 years ago

SCAF approves retrial of Taba and Sharm el-Sheikh bombing defendants

The Supreme Council of the Armed Forces on Wednesday approved the retrial of the defendants in the bombings in of...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 9 years ago

Armed groups attack 7 security checkpoints in Sinai

Seven security checkpoints were attacked on Friday in Sinai by armed groups, security sources told Al-Masry Al-Youm. The security sources...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 9 years ago

Suspects arrested over Arish gas pipeline bombings

Security forces in North Sinai have made a number of arrests of men allegedly involved in attacks on the the...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 9 years ago

Gunman killed in crossfire with army in Sinai

One person was killed on Monday in a gunfight between Egyptian army forces and gunmen in North Sinai, security sources...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 9 years ago

Sinai Bedouins prepare for protest near al-Gora airport

A group of Bedouins are preparing for a protest near al-Gorah airport where multi-national peace keeping forces are situated, sources...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 10 years ago

Govt: Rafah border crossing to be closed for Eid holidays, weekends

Egyptian authorities have announced a decision to close the Rafah border crossing between Egypt and the Gaza Strip for the...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 10 years ago

Sinai Bedouin declare solidarity with convicted tribesmen

The three main Bedouin tribes of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula–Al-Sawarka, Al-Romaylat and Al-Tarabin–declared their solidarity with seven Al-Tarabin tribesmen who were...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 10 years ago

Police injure, arrest 2 Sudanese on Egypt-Israel border

Egyptian border police injured two Sudanese nationals in a brief exchange of fire while the latter attempted to cross into...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 10 years ago

Authorities move to preempt Bedouin Sinai conference

Security forces increased their presence along the roads of the central Sinai Peninsula on Sunday in an effort to prevent...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 10 years ago

North Sinai governor's statements outrage Bedouins

North Sinai Bedouin tribes were outraged by remarks made by the province’s governor, Mohamed Mourad Muwafi, which they viewed as...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 10 years ago

Libyan aid supplies enter Gaza via Egypt

Aid supplies from the Libyan ship “El-Amal” began arriving in the Gaza Strip on Sunday after the Israeli navy forced...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 10 years ago

Authorities release 20 more Bedouin detainees

Security authorities in the Governorate of North Sinai released 20 Bedouin detainees on Sunday, bringing the total number of detainees...

Ahmed Abu Draa Ahmed Abu Draa 10 years ago