JERUSALEM, Israel – An estimated 30 Coptic Christian families fleeing Islamic terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula arrived in the governorate of Ismailia over the weekend.
ISIS-affiliated terrorists in a group calling itself Sinai Province stepped up attacks against Egypt’s Coptic Christian community in the town of el-Arish in northern Sinai.
On Friday, 90 Christian families left the city and headed toward the Ismailia governorate.
Egyptian security forces take part in a military operation to demolish buildings in the Egyptian city of Rafah, near the Gaza border. October 29, 2014. Photo by AFP By Haaretz […]
Screenshot of a video reportedly of Sinai based militant group Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis beheading four people (screenshot from YouTube) Joel Gulhane / August 28, 2014 / Daily News Egypt […]
A fisherman travels on a boat with his family across the Suez canal near Ismailia port city, northeast of Cairo May 1, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh By Oliver Holmes […]
Egyptian border guards (Photo: AP) Ahram Online, July 20, 2014 Rocket-propelled grenades reportedly used in attack on military checkpoint in southern Egypt Militants attacked a military checkpoint in Al-Wadi Al-Gedid […]
Daily Sabah / Published : 14.07.2014 CAIRO – Eight people, including a child, were killed and 27 others wounded in a series of attacks late Sunday in North Sinai province. In […]
A man walks past the police near the site of a series of explosions in front of Cairo University. (File photo: Reuters) CAIRO Sun Apr 13, 2014 / Reuters (Reuters) […]
Al-Masry Al-Youm, February 20, 2014 Armed Forces spokesperson Ahmed Ali wrote on his Facebook account that the Second Field Army forces raided on Wednesday 19 February a number of terrorist […]
A picture taken on February 16, 2014 show the wreckage of a tourist bus at the site of a bomb explosion in the Egyptian south Sinai resort town of Taba.(AFP […]
Egypt Independent, January 19, 2014 An Islamist extremist group has claimed responsibility for the Friday blast that hit a natural gas pipeline in the Sinai Peninsula. Unidentified assailants had attacked […]