The General Command of Armed Forces issued on Saturday statement No (9) 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:
The air force targeted eight sites belonging to terrorist and takfiri elements; 3 Takfirists were killed and a 4-wheel-drive vehicle was destroyed، a number of terrorist hideouts were destroyed while 4 Takfirists were killed.
Forty-five improvised explosive devices were destroyed، 158 stronghold were destroyed. 7 tons of narcotic items were seized، 7 cars and 32 motorcycles were destroyed and 408 suspected and fugitives were arrested.
Naval forces are continuing in securing the area from Rafah to Arish.