Despite travel advisories and the threat of terrorist attacks by ISIS, Israelis have gone back in droves to vacationing in Sinai.
The Egyptian army has decided to combat this phenomenon by knocking out Israel's cellular networks in the region.
Major General Mohammed el-Shahat revealed the exact number of Egyptian soldiers meant to combat ISIS.
Israeli and Egyptian officials refused to confirm the report by the New York Times.
Over 30 suspects involved in operation, no police wounded
History teaches us that most wars break out in violation of a peace treaty.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has made it his top priority to defeat extremism in Egypt and increase safety and security in the region, relying on Israel as a strategic partner.
On Sunday, the High Court of Justice rejected a petition to force the government to reopen the crossing.
Israel has a historic chance to upgrade ties with the Arab world and deepen its relationship with the US. All roads, though, go through the Palestinians, Amos Gilead says in an exclusive interview.
Egypt under the leadership of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi has emerged as one of the most important “countries of the region” that can play an important role in maintaining regional stability.