Last Updated: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 17:32
At least 10 soldiers have been killed and several others wounded after a car bomb exploded in Egypt’s North Sinai town El-Arish on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 22, 2013, 23:52
Insurgents ambushed an army convoy in northern Sinai on Tuesday killing a soldier and a civilian, the local government and the military said, the latest in a rising wave of attacks in Egypt`s volatile peninsula.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 23:41
An al Qaeda-inspired group operating in the Sinai Peninsula claimed on Monday a car bombing outside a military building in Egypt`s Suez Canal city of Ismailiya which wounded six soldiers.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 20:45
Six alleged militants, who were planning an attack on security checkpoint at the Al-Arish in Egypt, have been killed on Thursday by security forces.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 17:32
A suicide bomber rammed his car into an army checkpoint in Egypt`s restive Sinai Peninsula on Thursday, killing four soldiers, security officials said.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 15:42
A wave of attacks across Egypt on Monday targeted the security forces as five soldiers were killed by gunmen attacked near Suez Canal city of Ismailiya and the security headquarter in Sinai was bombed killing two soldiers.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 00:59
Gunmen in Egypt`s Sinai Peninsula, a hotbed of Islamist militant activity, killed three policemen and a soldier today while shooting dead a civilian in another attack, officials said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 16:19
The Egyptian military has reportedly started sweeping out jihadists from the lawless desert of Sinai Peninsula in an effort to combat growing terrorism in the region.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 16:38
Twin blasts on Wednesday targeting Egypt`s Army killed at least three soldiers in the restive Sinai peninsula, where the military is battling an insurgency, security officials said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 01:16
Egyptian Army troops backed by helicopter gunships attacked hideouts of Islamic militants in Sinai on Tuesday, killing nine and arresting 10, a military official said. The latest raids raised the death toll from four days of operations to 29.
Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 23:26
Egypt military says troops backed by helicopter gunships are sweeping through northern Sinai peninsula near border with Palestinian Gaza Strip in major offensive against suspected Islamic extremists.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 09:29
At least 30 militants are believed to have been killed in a raid by the Egyptian army launched on militant hideouts, an official said.
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