Israel to 'Lose' 300 Meters to Sinai Security

The IDF is set to issue orders that would convert an area of 300 meters within the Sinai border into a closed military zoneDavid Lev, 8/30/2012, 9:48 AM

Morsi Tells Army: Improve Preparedness

After taking over the military reins, Egyptian president tells officers to prepare for dealing with "threats."Gil Ronen, 8/17/2012, 1:40 PM

MK: Egyptian Sinai Troop Deployment Beginning of Major Threat

MK Uri Ariel says that if Israel doesn't do something now, it will find itself facing Egyptian tanksDavid Lev, 8/16/2012, 1:21 PM

Egypt Sentences 14 Terrorists to Death

A criminal court in Egypt sentences 14 members of a terrorist group to death for carrying out a string of terror attacks in the Sinai.Elad Benari, 8/15/2012, 3:12 AM

Armed Men Open Fire at Troops in Sinai

A group of armed men open fire at peacekeeping troops in Sinai, near the border with Israel. No one hurt.Elad Benari, 8/12/2012, 5:10 AM

Egypt Army Captures 6 Terrorists in Sinai

Egyptian army captures six terrorists in the Sinai, following the terror attack on a police station that killed 16 border guards.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/11/2012, 1:31 AM

Report: Army of Islam Behind Egypt Terror Attack

Qatari website reports that the Al-Qaeda inspired Army of Islam terror group carried out the terror attack in north Sinai.Elad Benari, 8/10/2012, 1:14 AM

Morsi Says Egypt Will Honor All International Treaties

Egypt’s President Mohammed Morsi says his country will honor all the international treaties it signed, including the one with Israel.Elad Benari, 8/8/2012, 4:42 AM

Sinai Becoming New Israeli Enemy State

The Sinai may become a new terrorist state facing Israel in the south. Clinton warns jihad terrorists threaten to take over the area. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/18/2012, 10:11 AM

Bedouin Abducts Two U.S. Tourists in Sinai

Two U.S. tourists have been abducted by a Bedouin seeking to pressure officials to release his detained relative.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/13/2012, 8:57 PM

After Three Decades, IDF Prepares for a Hostile Southern Border

The IDF is preparing for a “new era” on Israel's southern border, in an era reminiscent of the pre-Camp David days of a hostile EgyptDavid Lev, 6/28/2012, 10:49 AM

Grad Rocket Fired from Jordan?

Remains of rockets found in two locations in southern Israel. Not clear where they were fired fromGil Ronen, 6/16/2012, 10:37 PM

Two Americans Kidnapped in Sinai

Egyptian security officials say two American tourists were kidnapped by Sinai tribesman – probably as a reprisal for a drug related arrestGabe Kahn, 5/31/2012, 1:13 PM

Egyptian Army Prevents Radicals from Defacing IDF Memorial

Egyptian army prevents a local radical group from defacing an IDF memorial dedicated to ten soldiers killed in a helicopter crash.Elad Benari, 4/26/2012, 1:15 AM

Egyptian Soldiers Kill Israel-Bound Illegal Immigrant

Egyptian soldiers shot dead an African woman seeking to illegally immigrate to Israel who failed to heed warning shots; arrest three othersGabe Kahn, 4/25/2012, 7:11 PM

Egyptian Group Plans to Deface IDF Sinai Memorial

A radical Egyptian group on Wednesday plans to deface an IDF memorial in Sinai, painting it the colors of the Egyptian flag.David Lev, 4/25/2012, 11:31 AM

CTB Issues Sinai Terror Warning

Israelis are warned not to travel to Sinai due to an increased level of terror threat ahead of Remembrance Day and Independence Day.Gabe Kahn, 4/21/2012, 8:26 PM

Israeli 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 in Sinai

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 Spring 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, Ukrainian 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 Second 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

Alert 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 Rallies at Egyptian Embassy in Tel Aviv

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's Solution to Unreliable Egyptian Gas Supply: 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

Egypt’s 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: Israel Will Never Again Let Sinai 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 - Just in Time

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 Seize Control of 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

Captured Anti-Aircraft Missiles Were Headed for Sinai Terrorists

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 in Sinai Haunt Hoteliers

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

Moshe Arens on Peace, Tyrants, and 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 Over Strategy

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 Bolsters Security on Sinai Border After Terror Attacks

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 Eagle" 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: 'We Will Not Fight Our Own People 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 Pipeline Bombing Marks Sinai Chaos

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 Carrying Gas to Israel 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 Feared

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 Heavily-Armed Sinai Area South of Israel

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