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News Egypt » North Sinai: Egypt: Looming Humanitarian Crisis in Sinai

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/23/egypt-looming-humanitarian-crisis-sinai
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Witnesses interviewed in the affected areas said the operation has included closing roads, isolating cities from each other, and isolating the North Sinai governate from Egypt’s mainland, severely affecting the flow of goods from the mainland.

News Egypt » North Sinai: Egyptians in Sinai living under siege due to anti-militant campaign, says HRW

News channel or source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/apr/23/egyptian-citizens-under-siege-anti-isis-military-operation
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

“As the Human Rights Watch report manages to document, the general population of north Sinai continues to be stuck in between the battle between Isis-Sinai and Egypt,” said Zack Gold, a Sinai expert with the Virginia thinktank CNA. “While Op Sinai ...

News Egypt » North Sinai: HRW: Egypt fight against Daesh threatens humanitarian crisis

News channel or source: http://www.arabnews.com/node/1289661/middle-east
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

BEIRUT: Egypt’s military operations against an affiliate of the Daesh group in North Sinai is threatening to spark a humanitarian crisis, Human Rights Watch said on Monday. The offensive launched on February 9 “has left up to 420,000 residents in four ...

News Egypt » North Sinai: Human Rights Watch: Egypt's fight against IS threatens humanitarian crisis

News channel or source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/348890/Human-Rights-Watch-Egypts-fight-against-IS-threatens-humanitarian-crisis
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Beirut: Egypt's military operations against an affiliate of the Islamic State group in North Sinai is threatening to spark a humanitarian crisis, Human Rights Watch said on Monday. The offensive launched on February 9 "has left up to 420,000 residents in ...

News Egypt » North Sinai: Egyptian military offensive in Sinai is 'threatening a humanitarian crisis'

News channel or source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/04/23/egyptian-military-offensive-sinai-threatening-humanitarian-crisis/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Egypt's military operations against an affiliate of the Islamic State group in North Sinai is threatening to spark a humanitarian crisis, Human Rights Watch said on Monday. The offensive launched on February 9 "has left up to 420,000 residents in four ...

News Egypt » North Sinai: Egypt’s Military: IS Leader in Sinai Killed in Shootout

News channel or source: http://hamodia.com/2018/04/18/egypts-military-leader-sinai-killed-shootout/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Egyptian Army’s armored vehicles are seen on a highway in Ismailia, Egypt, leading to North Sinai during a launch of a major assault against terrorists, in this file picture. (Ministry of Defense/Handout via Reuters) Egypt’s military said Wednesday ...

News Egypt » North Sinai: US Syria effort hinges on unreliable Egypt

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/04/us-syria-effort-partner-egypt-unreliable.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Lawmakers have also added language to the foreign operations funding bill for next year that calls for a probe into Egypt’s longstanding ties with North Korea. At the same time, the terrorist threat in Sinai has become increasingly challenging ...

News Egypt » North Sinai: Egypt to extend state of emergency for three months: official gazette

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-security-emergency/egypt-to-extend-state-of-emergency-for-three-months-official-gazette-idUSKBN1HK2ZO
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Egypt faces an Islamic State insurgency in the remote North Sinai region that has killed hundreds of soldiers and policemen in recent years and has expanded to include attacks on civilians. Other Islamists operating in the western desert bordering Libya ...

News Egypt » North Sinai: Egypt: Call For Al-Sisi To End Rights Abuses

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/12042018-egypt-call-for-al-sisi-to-end-rights-abuses/
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

The security and human rights situation in North Sinai has deteriorated under the Egyptian military’s abusive counterterrorism campaign, most likely including extrajudicial killings. Egypt’s allies such as the United States, United Kingdom, France ...

News Egypt » North Sinai: Eight Egyptian soldiers, 14 militants killed in Sinai attack - army

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/topNews/idAFKBN1HL0ML-OZATP
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Egypt has been fighting an Islamist insurgency in the northern ... Sisi in November ordered the military to defeat militants in north Sinai within three months, after an attack on a mosque that killed more than 300 people, the deadliest such incident ...