2 killed in Sinai suicide bombing

Suicide bomber targets military checkpoint in northern Sinai one day after ISIS claims responsibility for 4 headless bodies.Gary Willig, 7/18/2019, 9:00 PM

Egypt cracks down on terrorist organizations

Egyptian Foreign Ministry says local security forces eliminated two "armed squads" in the Sinai Peninsula.Dalit Halevi, 5/22/2019, 5:06 AM

Security council warns Israelis to leave Sinai

National Security Council warns of ISIS, Al-Qaeda activity in Sinai, urges Israelis in the area to get out, come home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2019, 1:31 PM

Greenblatt: Peace plan doesn't include giving Sinai to Gaza

US envoy rejects reports that peace plan will include giving a portion of the Sinai Peninsula to Gaza: Don't believe everything you read.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/19/2019, 7:30 PM

Foreign Ministry warns Sinai vacationers

Signs posted at Egyptian border crossing warning Israelis about possible terrorist attacks in Sinai.Nitsan Keidar, 4/16/2019, 5:13 AM

2 Gazans killed by toxic gas in cross-border tunnel

Hamas terrorist and Gaza civilian killed by toxic gas in cross-border tunnel between coastal enclave and Sinai.David Rosenberg, 2/11/2019, 9:09 AM

Egypt destroys most of the tunnels on Rafah border

Senior Egyptian official says the military operation to destroy smuggling tunnels succeeded in halting terrorist attacks in the Sinai.Dalit Halevi, 8/24/2018, 6:46 AM

ISIS claims Israel attacking in the Sinai

ISIS releases a video claiming that Israel carried out attacks in the Sinai Peninsula.Ben Ariel, 5/24/2018, 5:36 AM

Egypt refers terror suspects to military court

555 terror suspects referred to military court on charges of joining the local ISIS affiliate.Elad Benari, 5/8/2018, 6:44 AM

Egyptian army kills 16 jihadists in the Sinai

Egypt’s military says 16 jihadists were killed in the past four days during a major military operation against ISIS.Elad Benari, 3/12/2018, 5:46 AM

105 terrorists killed in Egypt's 'Operation Sinai 2018'

Egyptian soldiers and police personnel have killed 105 terrorists since the start of Sinai anti-terrorism operation in February.Elad Benari, 3/9/2018, 4:43 AM

Report: Egypt doubles number of soldiers in Sinai

Israel has reportedly agreed to Egypt's request to increase the number of its soldiers fighting ISIS in the Sinai Peninsula.Elad Benari, 3/1/2018, 5:16 AM

Egypt military: Only we conduct operations in the Sinai

Egypt’s military spokesperson denies report that Israel has been attacking ISIS targets in Sinai with Egyptian approval.Elad Benari, 2/5/2018, 3:06 AM

Two rockets fired from Sinai at southern Israel

Sirens heard five times in southern Israel throughout the night. IDF says two rockets were fired from Sinai.Elad Benari, 12/5/2017, 5:59 AM

ISIS warned Egyptian villagers before attack

Elders of Sinai village where mosque was attacked were warned by ISIS to stop collaborating with security forces and suspend Sufi rituals.Ben Ariel, 11/27/2017, 2:05 AM

Soldier lightly wounded by stray gunfire from Sina

IDF believes incident is spillover of internal fighting in the Sinai Peninsula.Elad Benari, 11/20/2017, 2:25 AM

Minister Gamilel: Palestinian State? Only in Sinai

Social Equality Minister says new Arab dictatorship in Judea and Samaria unacceptable, dangerous, proposes state in Sinai to include Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2017, 10:08 AM

Arabs from Sinai open fire at IDF forces

Arabs open fire from the Sinai Peninsula towards IDF soldiers working along border fence. No injuries, military vehicle sustains damage.Elad Benari, 10/29/2017, 11:37 PM

ISIS claims rocket fire on southern Israel

ISIS-linked news agency says group was behind two rockets fired from Sinai Peninsula into southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2017, 3:14 AM

Rockets fired from Sinai towards southern Israel

Two rockets fired from Sinai Peninsula towards the Eshkol Regional Council, explode in open areas.Ido Ben Porat, 10/15/2017, 11:11 PM

Hamas provides Egypt with information on terrorists

Hamas reportedly provides details of terrorists operating in Sinai and in Gaza to the Egyptian security establishment.Elad Benari, 9/14/2017, 5:15 AM

Two Egyptian soldiers, six jihadists killed in Sinai

Egypt's military says two soldiers and six jihadists killed in a "foiled" suicide bombing in the Sinai Peninsula.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2017, 3:16 AM

18 killed in terror attack in Sinai

ISIS claims attack on a security convoy in North Sinai.Ben Ariel, 9/12/2017, 3:06 AM

Two tourists killed in stabbing in Egyptian resort

Two foreign tourists killed in stabbing attack at resort in the Sinai Peninsula. Attacked arrested and questioned.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/14/2017, 10:12 PM

Deputy minister rejects report of nuclear ‘doomsday’ plan

Michael Oren rejects New York Times report claiming Israel was prepared to detonate a nuclear bomb in the Sinai in 1967.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 6/5/2017, 12:03 AM

Report: Israel planned to detonate atomic device in Sinai

New York Times reports that before Six Day War, Israel planned to detonate atomic device atop a mountain in the Sinai Peninsula.Reut Hadar, 6/4/2017, 6:37 AM

ISIS kills four Bedouin in the Sinai

ISIS suicide bomber attacks tribal checkpoint in Sinai Peninsula, killing four members of a powerful local tribe.Ben Ariel, 4/26/2017, 5:44 AM

Egyptian forces kill Sinai monastery shooter

Egyptian security forces kill gunman suspected of shooting policeman near St. Catherine's monastery in the Sinai.Ben Ariel, 4/20/2017, 12:06 AM

Report: UAV attack in Sinai kills one

Reports say one killed in an air strike on a home south of Rafah.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/10/2017, 7:49 PM

Israel updates Sinai travel warning

Counter-Terrorism Bureau updates warning against travel to Sinai following attacks on churches.Elad Benari, 4/10/2017, 5:16 AM

10 Egyptian soldiers killed in the Sinai

Ten members of Egypt's military killed during anti-terror operation in the Sinai Peninsula.Ben Ariel, 3/24/2017, 6:44 AM

ISIS claims rocket fire on southern Israel

ISIS says it fired two rockets on the Eshkol Regional Council on Monday.Elad Benari, 2/22/2017, 1:06 AM

ISIS attack? Rockets strike southern Israel

Two rockets hit Israel following drone strike against ISIS in Sinai.David Rosenberg, 2/20/2017, 10:37 AM

ISIS claims 5 killed in Israeli attack in Sinai

ISIS claims Israeli drone attack in Sinai killed five of its members.Elad Benari, 2/19/2017, 11:39 PM

Israelis warned of 'imminent danger' of Sinai terror

Counter-Terrorism Bureau issues a warning to Israelis to leave the Sinai Peninsula immediately, cites an imminent terror threat.Nitsan Keidar, 1/25/2017, 12:08 AM

Egypt: Terrorists kill five policemen in the Sinai

At least five Egyptian policemen killed when terrorists open fire on their vehicle in the central Sinai Peninsula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 5:34 AM

Egypt destroys 10 tunnels near Gaza border

Egyptian border forces uncover and destroy 12 tunnels along the borders of the northern Sinai and Gaza.Ben Ariel, 1/3/2017, 5:37 AM

Egypt's ISIS affiliate kills police driver in the Sinai

Egyptian security officials say a police driver kidnapped by terrorists this week has been publicly shot dead in Sinai.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2016, 4:42 AM

'Israel is operating in the Sinai - with Egypt's blessing'

Former Egyptian and Israeli officials confirm claims by senior IDF official that Egypt, Israel closer than ever, working to crush ISIS.Nitsan Keidar, 7/11/2016, 2:16 PM

Egypt foils terrorist attack in northern Sinai

Egyptian security forces foil jihadist attack on security checkpoint in North Sinai's Sheikh Zuweid city.Ben Ariel, 7/11/2016, 4:14 AM

Fiji to recall some of its peacekeepers from Sinai

Fiji bringing home about 65 peacekeepers it has stationed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula due to security threats.Ben Ariel, 5/30/2016, 4:14 AM

4.8-magnitude earthquake felt in Eilat

Residents of Eilat report feeling the earth shake at 4:30 in the morning. No injuries or damages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2016, 6:42 AM

White House reaffirms commitment to Sinai peacekeeping

United States stresses it is committed to peacekeeping efforts in the Sinai and is considering technology to supplement it.Elad Benari, 4/13/2016, 4:15 AM

US admits it plans to withdraw Sinai peacekeepers

Number of US troops will be cut, with boots on the ground replaced by drones, Pentagon says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2016, 10:27 PM

American military considering withdrawing from Sinai

United States military reportedly considering pulling troops from northeastern Sinai due to threat from ISIS.Ben Ariel, 4/6/2016, 6:44 AM

ISIS attacks in Israel 'just a matter of time'

Sources reveal ISIS aiming for Israel and IDF has no sites to strike in response, week after mass army drill preps for large ISIS attack.Ari Yashar, 12/7/2015, 9:13 AM

Russian PM admits terrorist attack may be reason for plane crash

Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev says passenger plane that crashed in Sinai may have been downed by terrorist bomb.Ben Ariel, 11/10/2015, 4:16 AM

UK flight barely dodges rocket over Sinai

Rocket fired at Thomson Airways flight approaching Sharm a-Sheikh. Pilot managed to avoid strike by 300 meters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2015, 9:28 PM

Intercepted ISIS calls discuss downing Russian plane

US intelligence sources intercept calls between ISIS members suggesting they caused the Russian plane to crash in Sinai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2015, 9:16 PM

Obama: It's 'possible' Russian plane was downed by bomb

Obama says it’s possible a terrorist bomb brought down Russian plane over the Sinai but says it is too early to determine that for a fact.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2015, 3:46 AM

ISIS hands out candy to celebrate Russian jet crash in new video

Russian jihadi hails 'attack' by Sinai branch, vows more in Russia - but no hints yet on how ISIS allegedly downed Metrojet Flight 9268.Ari Soffer, 11/5/2015, 12:39 PM

ISIS planted bomb on Russian plane, says American official

Latest intelligence suggests that Metrojet plane crash was caused by a bomb on the plane planted by ISIS, says American official.Ben Ariel, 11/4/2015, 11:39 PM

Russian airliner 'exploded in mid-air'

Russia’s top aviation official says Metrojet plane that crashed over the Sinai broke up at high altitude.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2015, 5:44 AM

Air France, Lufthansa avoid Sinai following Russian plane crash

Lufthansa and Air France-KLM announce they will avoid the Sinai Peninsula for security reasons after Russian airliner crashed over the area.Ben Ariel, 11/1/2015, 4:44 AM

ISIS claims downing of Russian airliner, no survivors

All 224 passengers and crew killed in Metrojet crash over Egypt's Sinai Peninsula.Ari Soffer, 10/31/2015, 6:25 PM

Sinai: Egypt Claims it Killed 500 Terrorists in 16 Days

Egyptian army says first phase of major counter-terrorism op. in Sinai Peninsula completed, as Cairo struggles to put down ISIS insurgency.Ari Soffer, 9/24/2015, 10:59 AM

Human Rights Watch: Egypt Harming Thousands in the Sinai

Human rights organization warns that Egypt’s military campaign against insurgents in northern Sinai is harming thousands of civilians.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/22/2015, 11:43 PM