Latest in Highlight
The latest developments came after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan telephoned his US counterpart Donald Trump to discuss the “safe zone” planned to be established east of the Euphrates River in Syria, as well as a number of bilateral issues.
The Egyptian Armed Forces announced on Friday that it has launched an extensive military operation in Sinai to eliminate militants from the restive peninsula. Military spokesperson Tamer El-Refaei said in a televised statement that the operation aims to target “dens and ammunition storages that are being used by terrorist elements.” He added that the ongoing …
12 alleged terrorists were also arrested in a security raid in Fayoum, according to the MoI
Two policemen were injured Saturday night
Forces attacked a den of extremists and destroyed a vehicle and two motor bikes
3 police officers, 7 conscripts killed in Sinai during the raid
Three others injured after planted bomb that targeted vehicle exploded: Military spokesperson
Tunisian armed forces spokesperson said the assault was mounted after clashes on Thursday night between soldiers and “a terrorist group”
The raids followed further attacks on security checkpoints on Tuesday night, this time near Al-Arish.