126 articles tagged "Sinai"
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Violence Plotted by Both ISIS and Iran’s Guards for Trump Visit
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 11, 2017

ISIS, Iran’s Revolutionary Guards, Hizballah are all on the warpath.

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ISIS Opens Its Next Front in Sinai and Gulf of Aqaba
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 20, 2017

Officers from Raqqa high command transferred to Sinai, expand terror operations.

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Rephidim, Amalek then: Bir Gafgafa, ISIS now
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis April 10, 2017

At Rephidim, where Moses struck a rock to bring water to the Sinai wilderness and the Israelites fought Amalek, President El-Sisi is expanding the small Bir Gafgafa air field into Egypt’s biggest air base for all-out war on ISIS, which blew up two Coptic churches on April 9, after a long line of terrorist atrocities in Egypt. 

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Hamas Itself under Suicide Terror Threat from…. ISIS Sinai
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 26, 2017

The Palestinian terrorist group is threatened by a newer and bigger Islamist fish.

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Hamas procures NKorean laser-guided missiles
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 24, 2017

Israelis tend to get carried away by endless post mortems on long-past battles. A press leak Tuesday, Jan. 24, from a closed security cabinet war conference, that took place during the last anti-terror operation “Defensive Edge” in 2014 against Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, has resurrected old charges that the Netanyahu government had failed to appreciate the perils of Hamas’ terror tunnels. A new kind of tunnel, debkafile’s intelligence sources reveal, is now serving Hamas to smuggle North Korean Bulsae-2- anti-tank missiles from Libya through Sinai.


 

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In Jordan, ISIS Is Using Terror for a Territorial Grab of the South
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 22, 2016

It successful, ISIS would control a large wedge of land between Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Israel.

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Jordanian special forces chase Islamist terrorists
Manhunt in Jordan for killers of 3 US servicemen
DEBKAfile Special Report November 5, 2016

Jordanian forces, along with US special forces and helicopters, are engaged in a massive manhunt for the Islamist gunmen who murdered three US military trainers and seriously injured others Friday, Nov. 4 at the Prince Faisal Air Base near the southern Jordanian town of Al-Jafr. 

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ISIS Still Holds Most Seized Land in Iraq, Syria, Libya and Sinai
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report September 1, 2016

Reduced numbers don’t diminish their capabilities as West believes.

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Israel’s Covert War on ISIS in Sinai and Deep inside African Desert
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 25, 2016

The IDF responds to Chad’s request to assist in counter-terror battles.

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US: Fighting ISIS-Sinai Is Ineffectual without Holding Operations
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 14, 2016

Sinai has become the ISIS regional communications hub, US discovers.

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The covert dimension of Israeli-Egyptian ties
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 10, 2016

The Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry’s visit to Israel Sunday, July 10 and the two conversations he held with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu that day underscored the intensified ties between the two governments and their leaders.

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Egypt Gains Edge with New Helicopter Carriers, But Smart Infrastructure Lacking
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 30, 2016

The navy, air force and general staff are short of the smart infrastructure for such advanced ships.

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Egyptian Army Beards ISIS in Sinai Mountain Strongholds
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 9, 2016

The Egyptian military wound up a four-week offensive against remote Islamic State strongholds in central Sinai.

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"Build the wall" Trump plans July trip to Israel
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 1, 2016

Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican candidate for president, will try and block President Obama's effort to promote the relationship between Washington and Tehran before leaving the White House. 

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US military chiefs overrate damage to ISIS
DEBKAfile Special Report May 28, 2016

The US has deployed about 7,500 US soldiers in Iraq and Syria and an additional 1,000 to 1,250 troops in Libya. US planes are taking off from Incirlilk base in South Turkey against Raqqa in Syria and Mosul in Iraq. Yet the ISIS peril is not diminished. 

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Israel Lines Up with Saudi Arabia, UAE Against Iran, Hizballah and ISIS
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 26, 2016

There is a strong emphasis on bilateral intelligence and operational cooperation regarding Iran’s ballistic missile.

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ISIS to Israel: “We’re coming very soon”
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 8, 2016

The last 48 hours (May 7-8) have seen a major escalation of the ISIS threats against Israel, debkafile’s intelligence and counterterrorism sources report. In a coordinated maneuver by all of the ISIS commands in the Middle East, the terrorist organization simultaneously released at least 10 videos that it said showed ISIS forces on their way to attack targets in Israel.  

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US Sinai pullback payback for islands handover
DEBKAfile Special Report April 27, 2016

The US withdrew its forces from the Sinai Peninsula last weekend in response to Egypt’s transfer of sovereignty over Tiran and Sanafir islands to Saudi Arabia. The move came after Washington protested to Egyptian President El-Sisi over its exclusion from consultations and military coordination between Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Israel regarding the islands.  

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Israel and Egypt Oppose U.S. exit from Sinai
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 14, 2016

Officials in Cairo do not believe the Obama administration will install an automated monitoring system in the Sinai.

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Acting on secret Obama-Putin Syria deal, Moscow’s air strikes focus first on rebels, next on ISIS
DEBKAfile Special Report November 18, 2015

The secret Obama-Putin deal on a political solution for Syria that was reached on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Antalya has radically changed and intensified Russia’s air strike tactics in the last 24 hours. For the first time, Russian air force planes took off for Syria Tuesday, Nov. 17 from home bases. 

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