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Hamas denies Israeli charge Gaza treating ISIS terrorists

IDF general declares Hamas smuggling ISIS terrorists from Egypt into Gaza for medical treatment - a charge Hamas immediately denies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2016, 6:48 PM

Egyptian army finds rigged terror tunnel

Tunnel found in northern Sinai in which terrorists hid with explosives, arms and Egyptian army uniforms, in apparent Hamas plot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2016, 8:55 AM

15 Africans found 'shot dead' on Egypt-Israel border

Sinai security sources confirm African migrants were shot but say circumstances of their deaths not yet determined.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2015, 2:04 PM

Report: Russian airliner downed by British jihadis

Intelligence sources have reason to believe British nationals who joined ISIS were responsible for bombing plane in Sinai.Cynthia Blank, 11/8/2015, 8:47 AM

UK: Explosive may have caused Russian plane crash

Britain sends UK aviation experts to examine Sharm al-Sheikh airport, in suspicion bomb downed Russian airliner Saturday.Cynthia Blank, 11/4/2015, 8:30 PM

US intelligence: Terror likely not what brought down Russian jet

Intelligence officials veer away from terrorism in investigation of Metrojet crash; black boxes slated to reveal more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2015, 10:32 AM

Russian airliner crash due to 'external activity'

Metrojet crash in Sinai that was claimed by ISIS was due to 'mechanical impact' on plane, experts reveal.Ari Yashar, 11/2/2015, 12:13 PM

ISIS Kills Two Egyptian Soldiers in Sinai

Egyptian interior ministry says 2 soldiers killed, 16 wounded by roadside bomb. Local ISIS branch takes responsibility.Matt Wanderman, 9/26/2015, 10:31 PM

Hamas Threatens Egypt Over Gaza 'Moat'

Haniyeh lashes out at Egyptian project to create water border barrier, warning 'we will do our duty against those besieging Gaza.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2015, 3:34 PM

Soldiers Who Stopped Sinai Smugglers to be Recognized

Two IDF soldiers wounded last year fending off Egyptian smugglers to be given a top award by the army.Yaakov Levi, 9/17/2015, 7:28 PM

Egypt 'Goes Medieval' With Moat Around Gaza

Egypt on Monday embarked on the second stage of its plan to protect itself from Hamas – construction of a medieval-style moat around Gaza.Yaakov Levi, 8/31/2015, 5:59 PM

4 Hamas Naval Commandos Abducted on Way to Iran - by Egypt?

Hamas accuses Egyptian intelligence of kidnapping senior commandos who were in Sinai en route to Iran for training.Ari Yashar, 8/20/2015, 8:39 PM

ISIS Hits Egyptian Patrol Ship With a Rocket

Patrol ship confronts ISIS jihadists in Sinai, in gunbattle ISIS scores direct rocket hit; Egypt says none killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2015, 7:28 PM

Hamas, Saudis to Work Together Against ISIS?

There's no love lost between Hamas and Saudi Arabia, but a common enemy may bring the two together.Yaakov Levi, 7/16/2015, 10:22 AM

Watch: Why Does Ramadan Inspire More Terror?

Middle East expert Dr. Mordechai Kedar explains why the month-long fast 'adds to the religious adrenaline' of terrorism worldwide.Eliran Aharon, 7/3/2015, 12:12 PM

Egypt May 'Invite' IDF to Strike ISIS in Gaza

Egyptian sources tells Israeli media that if ISIS conquest of Sinai spreads to Gaza, Sisi may want Israel to crack down on the enclave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2015, 10:39 AM

Sinai: Egypt Air Force Hits ISIS Positions After Deadly Assault

After some 50 soldiers killed in coordinated jihadist assault, Egyptian air force pounds terrorist positions in restive Sinai Peninsula.Ari Soffer, 7/1/2015, 5:35 PM

Intelligence Minister: Hamas Cooperating with ISIS in Sinai

Katz says Hamas and Sinai Province cooperating in smuggling and attacks, even as ISIS challenges Hamas for control of Gaza.Ari Yashar, 6/30/2015, 12:44 PM

Sinai Terrorists Kill Four, Including Two Judges

Gunmen kill two Egyptian judges, a prosecutor and a drive in the El-Arish, hours after Morsi sentenced to death.Ben Ariel, 5/17/2015, 5:23 AM

Report: Egypt Buying Russian S-300 Missile System

Israeli official tells foreign press that Egypt has bought the missiles; Egypt: we're looking to fight terrorism in the Sinai, not Israel.Tova Dvorin, 5/13/2015, 10:18 PM

Egypt: 725 Terrorists Killed in Sinai in Last Six Months

Egyptian army releases report on Saturday documenting struggle against terror groups, primarily Ansar Bait Al-Maqdis, in North Sinai.Cynthia Blank, 5/10/2015, 11:29 AM

Report: A-Sisi Declares Death Penalty to Tunnel-Diggers

Sunday proved to be another bloody day in Egypt, as at least five people were killed and some 30 injured in bomb blasts in El Arish.Yaakov Levi, 4/12/2015, 8:26 PM

'Egypt is Preparing for War with Israel'

Noha Hashad, pro-Israeli nuclear scientist who escaped Egypt after years of torture, says what's happening in Sinai isn't what we think.Ari Yashar, 4/6/2015, 12:07 PM

As Egypt Pulls Forces from Sinai, Israel Fears Terror Boom

Egypt moving forces from Sinai to Libya to fight ISIS threat; Israeli security officials worry it may spur terrorist takeover in Sinai.Cynthia Blank, 3/5/2015, 2:51 PM

Egypt Extends North Sinai Curfew by Three Months

Egypt’s Prime Minister extends curfew that was imposed following two deadly attacks in Sinai in October.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2015, 5:44 AM

Abbas Claims Hamas and Israel Agreed on 'Palestine' in Sinai

Abbas says Hamas seeking 'old dream of Islamic state,' claims Sisi told him Hamas and Israel agreed on Sinai state, which Sisi rejected.Ari Yashar, 1/19/2015, 10:15 AM

4 Policemen Wounded in Sinai Bomb Attack

Four Egyptian policemen wounded by an explosive device was planted at the entrance to an apartment building in the Sinai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2015, 1:16 AM

Egyptian Soldiers Shoot and Kill Gazan in Rafah

Egyptian soldiers firing from across the border shoot dead a Palestinian Arab man, motive unknown.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/2/2015, 10:33 PM

Egypt Says Hamas Provided Weapons for Lethal Sinai Attack

As Egypt is poised to implement buffer zone plan expelling Gazans from border, security sources say Hamas behind Friday carnage.Ari Yashar, 10/29/2014, 12:28 PM

Egypt to Create Buffer Zone with Gaza

Due to Friday's attack, claiming the lives of 31 soldiers, President Sisi plans to expand the buffer zone on border between Gaza and Sinai.Cynthia Blank, 10/26/2014, 10:42 AM

Two Soldiers Wounded in Terror Attack Along Egyptian Border

Soldiers wounded after terrorists reportedly fire anti-tank missiles on their vehicle near Nitzana, bordering Sinai Peninsula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/22/2014, 2:45 PM

Leader of Sinai Jihadist Group Arrested

Military forces in Egypt arrest the leader of the military wing of the Ansar Bayt Al-Maqdis terrorist group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2014, 5:42 AM

IDF Ups Presence Near Sinai Border Amid Heightened Tensions

Southern Command deployed in response to heightened tensions between Egypt, Sinai terror groups. 'We don't take risks,' officer explains.Tova Dvorin, 10/5/2014, 2:36 PM

Egypt Kills Gazan Breaching Sinai Border by Tunnel

Egyptian security busts tunnel runners, in what may have been smuggling attempt or part of recently revealed human trafficking ring.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2014, 9:29 PM

Six Egyptians Killed in Gaza Border Town Bomb

Explosive planted underground in border town of Rafah claims six police officers, amid talk of PA security forces manning the town.Ari Yashar, 9/16/2014, 5:45 PM

IS 'Copycats' Behead Victim in Sinai, Claim He is 'Israeli Spy'

Local jihadist group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis switches inspiration from Al Qaeda to IS; eighth beheading in the region in a month.Tova Dvorin, 9/10/2014, 9:03 PM

Abbas Denies 'Fabricated' Reports of Sinai State Offer

Secretary-General of Abbas's office says Egypt agrees with PA on 1949 Armistice line borders, never offered Sinai for PA state.Ari Yashar, 9/8/2014, 2:52 PM

Eleven Egyptian Policeman Killed in Sinai Bomb Attack

Roadside bomb explodes near Rafah; local Islamists likely linked to resurgence in terror in Sinai.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2014, 6:28 PM

African Traffickers Shoot Egyptian Guard on Way to Israel

Human traffickers kill Egyptian while smuggling people to Israel, illustrating that African immigrants are job seekers, not refugees.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2014, 6:18 PM

Four Decapitated Bodies Found in Sinai; IS 'Copycats' Suspected

Egyptian security forces claim decapitations linked to IS-inspired terror.Tova Dvorin, 8/20/2014, 5:49 PM

Terrorists Explode Gas Pipeline in the Sinai, Cutting off Gaza

Pipeline attack by unknown terrorists the 24th since 2011.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 8/7/2014, 1:35 PM

Egypt Claims to Have 'Eliminated' Terrorism From Sinai Peninsula

In a bold announcement Thursday, the Egyptian Army said that it had achieved 'total security control' over the entire Sinai peninsula.Yaakov Levi , 4/24/2014, 5:32 PM

IDF Soldiers Come under Fire from Egypt

Shots reported from Egyptian border targeting IDF forces. No one was hurt.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2014, 1:51 PM

Terrorist Leader of Eilat Attack Dies in 'Work Accident'

Sinai terror group founder, responsible for 2011 killing of eight Israelis, dies as car-crash detonates bomb on-board.Ari Yashar, 3/15/2014, 7:48 PM

Egypt Kills 16 Terrorists Near Gaza

Egyptian army reports airstrike took out 16 in Sinai near Gaza, latest in string of clashes between Islamists and Egyptian army in region.Ari Yashar, 2/8/2014, 9:35 PM

Sinai Terrorists Blow Up Natural Gas Pipeline

Strong explosion rocks central Sinai after explosives were planted beneath the gas pipeline connected to cement factories in the area.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/17/2014, 9:37 PM

Again: Sinai Terrorists Hit Gas Pipeline

Terrorists in Egypt's restive Sinai blow up a gas pipeline that feeds an industrial area in the region.Elad Benari, 1/1/2014, 2:16 AM

Egypt: We Thwarted a Hamas Attack

Egyptian army claims they arrested Hamas terrorist planning to plant car bomb near security target; Hamas denies allegations.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 12/26/2013, 12:15 AM

Egyptian Army Kills Terrorist Behind Eilat Rocket Attack

Egyptian soldiers eliminated Ibrahim Abu Atiyeh, leader of the group responsible for recent rocket attacks on Eilat in August.David Lev, 12/9/2013, 9:51 PM

Ten Egyptian Soldiers Killed in Sinai Bombing, Over 100 Injured

Ten Egyptian soldiers were killed Wednesday as a bomb exploded near El Arish. Radical Islamists are suspected.David Lev, 11/20/2013, 11:13 AM

Sinai Terrorists: Egyptian Army is 'the Enemy of Allah'

Al-Qaeda-linked group in Sinai denounces the Egyptian army as “an enemy of Allah” because of its crackdown on Sinai terrorists.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 10/1/2013, 5:15 AM

3 Egyptian Policemen Gunned Down in Sinai

More than 100 Egyptian security forces have been killed since July.Adam Ross, 9/30/2013, 1:58 PM

Egyptian Military Seizes Islamist-Held Town

Local residents had appealed for help after being harassed and "taxed" by Islamist fighters.Ari Soffer, 9/16/2013, 4:15 PM

Hamas: We Didn't Train Egyptian Islamists

Hamas rejects Egyptian report accusing it of teaching Islamists in Egypt how to plant bombs in cars.Elad Benari, 9/13/2013, 4:43 AM

Egypt Tanks Cross Gaza Border Fence

As the Egyptian army steps up its crackdown against Islamic terrorists in the Sinai, two tanks have crossed a fence around the Gaza Strip.Adam Ross, 9/12/2013, 10:52 PM

Israeli Delegation in Cairo to Discuss Sinai Terrorism

An Israeli delegation arrives at the Cairo airport as Egypt's army continues to crack down on terrorists in the Sinai.Elad Benari, 9/12/2013, 6:46 AM

Islamic Terrorists Behind Twin Car Bombs in Sinai

A double suicide bomb attack in Egypt's Sinai kills six; attack follows a major military offensive on Islamic terrorist activity.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/11/2013, 3:57 PM