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Sinai Attack

Insurgents Ambush Army Convoy In Sinai

AP | ASHRAF SWEILAM | Posted 10.22.2013 | World

EL-ARISH, Egypt -- EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Insurgents ambushed an army convoy in northern Sinai early Tuesday killing a soldier and a civilian, the l...

Sinai Car Bombing Kills 9

AP | ASHRAF SWEILAM | Posted 11.10.2013 | World

EL-ARISH, Egypt — In near-simultaneous attacks, a pair of suicide bombers rammed their explosives-laden cars into military targets in Egypt's vo...

Police Officer Shot Dead In Egypt

AP | Posted 10.31.2013 | World

CAIRO -- Egypt's Interior Ministry says gunmen have killed a police officer in the country's restive Sinai peninsula. In a statement Saturday, the ...

Egyptian Pipeline Shut After Militant Bombings

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 07.07.2013 | World

Militants bombed an Egyptian gas pipeline responsible for bringing fuel to Israel and Jordan on Saturday. According to the BBC, two remote-controll...

4 Egyptian Troops Wounded In Another Sinai Attack

AP | ASHRAF SWEILAM | Posted 10.18.2012 | World

EL-ARISH, Egypt — Militants attacked Egypt's security forces and wounded four policemen in the Sinai peninsula on Saturday, in the tenth day of ...

Egypt Arrests 9 Militants Linked To Sinai Attack

AP | ASHRAF SWELIAM | Posted 10.10.2012 | World

EL-ARISH, Egypt — Egyptian troops and security forces on Friday detained nine Islamic militants in northern Sinai believed to be behind a surpri...

Gunmen Launch New Attack In Egypt's Sinai

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.09.2012 | World

CAIRO — Gunmen sprayed a police station in Egypt's Sinai with bullets Thursday, setting off a brief firefight with policemen before speeding awa...

Prez Fires Top Officials Over Deadly Attack

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 10.08.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's president fired his intelligence chief on Wednesday for failing to act on an Israeli warning of an imminent attack days before m...

16 Egyptian Soldiers Killed In Deadly Border Attack

AP | AYA BATRAWY and AMY TEIBEL | Posted 10.06.2012 | World

EL-ARISH, Egypt — Egypt vowed Monday to take on Islamist militants who have turned the Sinai peninsula into a lawless haven and are suspected of...

Military Rulers Announce Egypt's First Parliamentary Elections Since Mubarak

Posted 11.27.2011 | World

By SARAH EL DEEB -- The Associated Press CAIRO -- Egypt's ruling military decreed Tuesday that the country's first parliamentary elections since Ho...

Attacks In Southern Israel Kill At Least 5 Near Egyptian Border

AP | DANIELLA CHESLOW | Posted 10.18.2011 | World

EILAT, Israel — Gunmen who crossed from the Egyptian desert launched a series of attacks Thursday in southern Israel, killing eight people and t...