Egyptian Prime Minister Sherif Ismail issued on Thursday a decision، identifying areas and timing of a curfew imposed in Rafah and Arish cities in the restive northern Sinai region.
The first Article stipulated imposing curfew eastern Rafah to northeastern borders، the curfew is to include Arish western areas and Halal Mountain to the northern coastline reaching the international borders in Rafah.
Article 2 stipulated that the curfew will be effective daily in the area referred to in Article 1 from 7:00 pm to 6:00 am.
The article excluded Arish and the international road from Al-Masa'id checkpoint to Al-Arish City entrance to impose the curfew from 1 am to 5 pm until further notice.
The decision was published in the official gazette