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Official: Rockets Fired at Eilat Came from Libya

Israeli defense official says that the rockets that were fired from Egypt toward Eilat earlier this month were smuggled from Libya.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/21/2012, 1:11 AM

Jews Brave Terror Threat to Remember Exodus

Hundreds of Jews ignore terror warnings, enter Sinai in order to celebrate exodus on Mount Sinai.Maayana Miskin, 4/8/2012, 9:57 PM

IDF Finds Unexploded Grad Near Eilat

The IDF has found a second Grad rocket from the attack launched on Eilat from Sinai on Thursday.Gabe Kahn, 4/7/2012, 8:20 PM

Egypt Denies Sinai Rocket Launch

Cairo claims three Grad rockets that hit Eilat were not fired from Egyptian turf as Israeli officials announce a more aggressive deterrenceGabe Kahn, 4/6/2012, 2:51 PM

PM: Sinai a Launching Pad for Terrorists

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu says Israel will not hesitate to strike those who seek to harm its citizens.Gabe Kahn, 4/5/2012, 5:33 PM

Egypt Kills 2 Israel-bound Smugglers

Egyptian troops killed an Egyptian Bedouin and Israel Arab who attempted to enter Israel via the Sinai; described as 'smugglers'Gabe Kahn., 3/27/2012, 7:21 PM

Israelis Receive Travel Warning Ahead of Holidays

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues travel warning to Israelis for the spring holidays. Sinai, Turkey, Tunisia, Nigeria especially dangerous.Elad Benari, 3/22/2012, 3:45 AM

Egypt: 2 Israeli Arabs Receive Life Terms

An Egyptian court sentenced two Israeli Arabs and a Ukrainian to life in prison for smuggling arms into Sinai.Gabe Kahn., 3/13/2012, 8:41 PM

IDF Kills Terrorist in Sinai Border Shootout

The IDF killed one of several terrorists in a shootout at the Sinai border overnight, a day after foiling another bomb smuggling attempt.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/28/2012, 9:03 AM

IDF Sinai Patrol Foils Mass Casualty Terror Plot

Released for publication: An IDF patrol at the Sinai border last Thursday found explosives and foiled another mass casualty terror attack.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/27/2012, 4:16 PM

Soldiers at Egyptian Border Foil Mega-Bomb Attack

Alert soldiers foil a massive bomb attack on Israelis by discovering a huge bomb terrorists were smuggling across the Egyptian border.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/21/2012, 11:43 AM

Kibbutz, Bedouin Tribe Unites for Ouda Tarabin

The Task Division of the Kibbutz Movement has joined members of the Bedouin Tarabin tribe to rally for Ouda Tarabin's release from Egypt.Chana Ya'ar, 2/2/2012, 10:33 AM

French Tourist Gunned Down in Sinai

A French tourist was gunned down by a Bedouin in Sinai; police say the attack was made at random as a part of an ongoing drug fued.Gabe Kahn., 1/28/2012, 10:51 PM

Israel Demands Egypt Step Up Border Patrols

As illegal immigrants continue to cross Israel's frontier with Egypt, Israeli officials demand Cairo improve its border monitoring effortsGabe Kahn., 1/6/2012, 12:48 PM

Jordan May Import Gas from Qatar

Jordan is mulling a new business relationship with Qatar for its supply of natural gas, saying goodbye to Egypt and its pipeline problems.Chana Ya'ar, 1/4/2012, 6:55 PM

Israel Preemptively Grabs Hamas Kidnapper

Israeli intelligence officers three weeks ago reportedly grabbed a Hamas officer in Sinai who was planning to kidnap Israelis.Gabe Kahn., 12/24/2011, 7:50 PM

Pre-Election Terror: 8th Attack on Gas to Israel

Masked terrorists attack the Sinai-Israeli gas pipeline shortly after Egyptian intelligence officials warned of pre-election terror. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/27/2011, 11:39 AM

Rivlin: Sinai Will Never Be A Source of Terror

Israel is as committed as ever to peace with Egypt - and Reuven Rivlin is hopeful that Egypt still is, as well.David Lev, 11/24/2011, 3:21 PM

Two Egyptian Policemen Killed Near Sinai Border

Egyptian officials said Wednesday night that two members of the police force in Sinai were killed as they were pursuing smugglers.David Lev, 11/24/2011, 12:16 AM

Egypt Says Sinai Gas to Return Within 10 Days

Egypt said Wednesday that the flow of gas to Israel and Jordan from Sinai would be renewed within ten days. David Lev, 11/16/2011, 8:41 PM

Tantawi: Sinai "100% Safe"

Egyptian military dictator Hussein Tantawi says Sinai is "100% safe" -- adds he won't be running for the Presidency.Gabe Kahn., 10/5/2011, 9:08 PM

Sinai Anarchy to mean More IDF Reserves

IDF reservists will be called up more frequently as soldiers are moved to Israel’s south over Sinai terrorism.Maayana Miskin, 10/4/2011, 11:30 AM

Egypt Fears Israel Plans to Control Sinai

Egyptian officials are expressing fears that Israel plans to seize control of the Sinai Peninsula.Chana Ya'ar, 10/2/2011, 3:57 PM

Egypt Foils Anti-Aircraft Missile Smuggling

Egypt confiscated anti-aircraft missiles that were headed for terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula, bordering Israel. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/25/2011, 3:01 PM

Israel to Speed Border Fence ‘for Peace’

Netanyahu tours Egyptian border, announces plans to speed construction of fence “for peace and security.”Maayana Miskin, 9/13/2011, 4:53 PM

Egyptian Security Failures Hurt Sinai Tourism

The recent terrorist attacks near Eilat have badly hurt Egypt's tourism in Sinai, as Israeli Arabs prefer safer destinations. David Lev, 9/1/2011, 1:08 PM

Egypt Launches Eid al-Fitr Crackdown in Sinai

Fearing increased violence as Ramadan comes to a close, Egyptian security forces in Sinai have launched a new crackdown. Gabe Kahn., 8/30/2011, 4:25 PM

Egypt Deploys More Troops in Sinai

Egypt has deployed 1,500 more troops in the Sinai ahead of more 'counter-terror' operations with Israeli approval. Gabe Kahn., 8/29/2011, 8:35 PM

Arens: Dealing with Gaza

Moshe Arens speaks to Arutz Sheva about terrorism in Sinai, why not to give up the Golan, and what to do about Gaza. Maayana Miskin, 8/26/2011, 1:17 PM

Barak Overrides Camp David: Tactics First

Barak, Netanyahu to let Egyptian forces into Sinai despite peace deal. Rivlin: move may require Knesset approval. Maayana Miskin, 8/26/2011, 9:14 AM

Israel Beefs Up Security on Sinai Border

IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-Gen. Benny Gantz is bolstering security on Israel's southern border due to warnings there's more terror in store. Chana Ya'ar, 8/24/2011, 5:02 PM

Report: Bin Laden Physician in Sinai

Egyptian officials say Osama Bin Laden's personal physician and bomb maker is in Sinai after escaping prison earlier this year.Gabe Kahn., 8/16/2011, 7:20 PM

Report: Hamas Harboring Sinai Terrorists

According to Egyptian officials Hamas has refused requests to hand over terrorists it believes perpetrated attacks in Sinai.Gabe Kahn., 8/16/2011, 6:33 PM

Egypt Launches Operation in Sinai

Egyptian troops launched "Operation Eagle" in Sinai killing 1 terrorist and arresting 16 others the day after denying it would do so.Gabe Kahn., 8/15/2011, 6:57 PM

Egypt: 'No Operations in Sinai'

Despite largest deployment of security forces in Sinai since 1973 Egypt says its forces won't mount 'operations', tanks are 'unarmed.'Gabe Kahn., 8/14/2011, 1:01 PM

Fifth Sinai Pipeline Bombing

For the fifth time this year the Sinai gas pipeline to Israel has been bombed marking local chaos as other attacks erupt.Gabe Kahn., 7/30/2011, 11:03 PM

Gas Flow from Egypt Resumes

Gas began to flow again from Sinai to Israel Tuesday night as Egypt determined that the pipeline bring gas to Israel was only slightly damaged.David Lev, 7/5/2011, 11:10 PM

Egypt Pipeline Explodes Again

For the third time in the last seven months, the pipeline carrying gas from Egypt to Israel and Jordan was blown up by saboteurs.Elad Benari, 7/4/2011, 5:15 AM

Libyan Arms Pipeline to Gaza

Israel is concerned a 'large quantity' of weapons have flowed from Libyan strongman Muammar Qaddafi's stores to Hamas in Gaza.Gabe Kahn., 6/10/2011, 12:40 PM

Civil War Threatens Sinai

Civil war may break out among heavily-armed Bedouin tribes in the Sinai, which has become a lawless area since the Egyptian uprising this year.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/6/2011, 3:31 PM

Hamas Moves HQ to Egypt

Hamas is moving its headquarters from Damascus to Egypt and the terror group is strengthening itself in the Sinai, says Prime Minister Netanyahu.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/30/2011, 3:02 PM

Terrorist Smugglers Rule Sinai

Egypt’s new government has surrendered control of the Sinai, where Hamas is smuggling weapons into Gaza, according to the Israel Security Agency.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/15/2011, 12:14 PM

Sinai: 5 Israelis Arrested

Five hareidi Jews crossed the border by mistake and were questioned by Egyptian soldiers. They are now back in Israel.Gil Ronen, 5/1/2011, 9:34 PM

Gas Stoppage Costs $1.5m Daily

The shortfall of gas after the bombing of the Israel-Egypt pipeline in Sinai will cost Israel $1.5 million per day, Israeli officials say.Gabe Kahn., 4/28/2011, 5:52 PM

Israelis Warned to Leave Sinai

Israelis are being warned to stay out of Sinai. Those who are there are being told to leave immediately due to terrorist kidnapping plots.Chana Ya'ar, 4/2/2011, 9:50 PM

Anarchy in Sinai Peninsula

Reports from Egypt: militants are controlling the streets of the Sinai Peninsula and attacking police officers. Military trying to gain control.Elad Benari, 2/17/2011, 5:13 AM

Egypt Denies Sinai is Hamas Land

Egypt denies the Sinai has become the latest operations center for Hamas terrorists in their war against Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 12/27/2010, 8:46 PM

Terror Alert Issued for Sinai

According to Counter-Terrorism Bureau, there is concrete information that terrorists are planning to kidnap Israelis in Sinai Peninsula.Elad Benari, 11/12/2010, 5:14 AM

Sinai: Weapons Hidden in Rocket

Smugglers bringing half a ton of explosives to Hamas use old rocket to hide their contraband.Maayana Miskin, 9/26/2010, 10:32 PM

Emergency Terror Alert in Egypt

Egypt went on emergency alert after reports that a Hamas attack on Israelis in Sinai is imminent. Cairo arrests Hamas’s top intelligence official.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/19/2010, 3:24 PM

Egypt Finds 9 More Caches

For the third time in ten days, Egyptian forces uncover Hamas weapons hoards in Sinai. The missiles and bullets are for killing Israelis.Gil Ronen, 9/7/2010, 5:29 PM

Egyptians Find More Weapons

Egyptian troops find more weapons in the Sinai desert, including anti-aircraft missiles meant for Hamas. Maayana Miskin, 8/30/2010, 9:51 AM

Gaza-Bound Missiles in Sinai

Egyptian security forces uncovered over the weekend 190 anti-tank missiles and 10 anti-tank bombs, ready for smuggling from Sinai into Gaza.Hillel Fendel, 8/29/2010, 10:55 AM

Egypt Stops Terror Cell in Sinai

Egypt arrested a three-man terrorist cell in the Sinai that was on its way to perpetrate a “giant attack.” Hillel Fendel, 8/8/2010, 10:05 AM

Eilat Attacks: Hamas at Work?

Monday’s rocket attacks on Eilat and Jordan serve as a warning of how Hamas can take advantage of the Sinai Peninsula.Elad Benari, 8/4/2010, 3:45 AM

Eilat Under Two-Pronged Attack

Once thought to be safe from security and demographic dangers, Eilat now faces two-pronged attack from foreign infiltrators and terrorist rockets.Hillel Fendel, 8/2/2010, 12:11 PM

IDF Stops Sinai Drug Smugglers

IDF troops stopped five Sinai Bedouin drug smugglers from reaching their destination after they infiltrated Israel's southern border on Saturday.Hana Levi Julian, 6/27/2010, 10:39 AM