The General Command of Armed Forces issued on Tuesday statement No (6) on Comprehensive Operation Sinai 2018، in this statement the armed forces announced the results of the military operations so far.
In the framework of "Sinai 2018" comprehensive combat operation carried out by elements of the armed forces in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior، the forces and elements of the police forces carried out Combing operations and large-scale raids on all axes، cities and villages in north and central Sinai، where they been able to achieve the following results:
-destroying 7 vehicles used by terrorists to escape from their bases during raids - killing of 10 takfiri elements during exchanging fire with the forces. -seizing a large amount of weapons and ammunition. - 400 suspects arrested including foreign nationalities - 79 improvised explosive devices planted to target the forces were defused - destroying 6 four-wheel vehicles، and 13 motor-cycles without metal plates. - 140 hotbeds and stores containing explosives، improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and military uniforms were destroyed. -Seizing a vehicle carrying more than 1200000 tramadol tablets. -destroying 9 farms of marijuana and poppy plants.