Killed eight militants during a crackdown in the Egyptian Sinai


The source said that the operation comes under the magnifying security campaign launched by the law enforcement forces in the South of Rafah and El Arish and in the middle of olive groves, indicating the participation of all army units backed by armored vehicles and tanks.

And between the security source that the incursion of ground units came after warplanes bombed paved those holdouts, with the participation of the tribes in the Sinai.

The source pointed out that the campaign resulted in the destruction of houses and 12 motorcycle and six 4x4s and burning 30 nest was using ambushes to attack the army and the police.

This comes after reports, last Wednesday, killing 13 members of the Tarabin tribe in southern Rafah, gunmen attack Egyptian militants.

Security sources said that the young tribe, were meeting in the desert area within the zone of alboati, South of Rafah, when they were attacked by militants.

Tarabin tribe were called in a statement issued late last month the Sinai tribes to unite to eliminate the “ISIS”, and threatened death elements that did not surrender.