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Egyptian troops kill Sinai militant leader in gunbattle

Egyptian troops shot dead an Islamist militant described as a leader of the Sinai group that claimed a failed attempt on the...

Car bomb kills 10 Egyptian soldiers in Sinai

Ten Egyptian soldiers were killed by a car bomb in the Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, one of the deadliest attacks there since...

Militants say ex-army major carried out Cairo suicide attack

A Sinai-based Islamist militant group that claimed a September assassination attempt on Egypt's interior minister released a video on Saturday saying a...

Gunmen kill three Egyptian policemen, one soldier in Sinai

Gunmen killed three policemen and a soldier in Egypt's Sinai region on Monday, security sources said, and Islamist militants released a video...

Armed Bedouins enter Sinai peace force camp

Armed Bedouins have entered a military base used by international peacekeepers in Egypt's Sinai region to pressure local authorities to release fellow...

Assailants blow up Egypt gas pipeline to Israel, Jordan

Unknown assailants blew up an Egyptian pipeline in Sinai that supplies Israel and Jordan with gas, security sources and witnesses said. A witness...

Sidelined by Arab revolts, Qaeda firms hold in Sinai

Though sidelined by pan-Arab democracy drives, al Qaeda may have found a firmer foothold in the lawless Egyptian Sinai where it poses...

Egypt army operation nets militants in Sinai: sources

An army crackdown on armed groups in Egypt's lawless north Sinai has netted four Islamist militants as they prepared to blow up...

Four dead, 19 injured in clash in Egypt’s Sinai

An Egyptian army officer and three civilian bystanders were shot dead in fighting between an armed group and security forces in northern...


SANDF youth employment commitment increasingly hamstrung

With an official youth unemployment rate of 46% for the first quarter of 2021, it’s not surprising two published pieces about military recruitment on...