In remarks to "Ten new" talk show on TEN channel on Friday evening, Radi said that "Sinai 2018 is a result of a series of military efforts and investigations since 2013, and particularly after the Rawdah Mosque attack", which occurred on November 24, 2017 and claimed lives of more than 300 people in North Sinai.
Egypt's army has pursued Islamic State group militants in the northern Sinai region for years, after numerous bomb and gun attacks on troops in the region.
A major operation was launched on Friday with Egyptian ground, air and naval forces along with border guards and police on the hunt - possibly with the help of Israel.
"The armed forces call upon Egyptian people in all parts of the country to closely cooperate with law enforcement forces to confront terrorism, uproot it and immediately report any elements threatening the security and stability of the country", military spokesman Colonel Tamer al Rifai said in a televised address.
Last week the New York Times reported that unmarked Israeli aircraft were carrying out covert strikes in Egypt with the Egyptian president's approval.
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Sixty-six targets, arms depots, SUVs and motorbikes used by militants were destroyed in raids focused mainly in Sinai, but also in the Nile Delta and the western desert, the army added in a statement carried on state TV.
In December, militants launched another attack, firing a missile at a helicopter that was part of the entourage of Egypt's defence and interior ministers, who were in the provincial capital El Arish on an unannounced visit.
Hundreds of police and army personnel were killed since then. Locals said the mosque was popular among Sufis.
A member of Wilayat Sinai warned Egyptians against voting in a presidential election, scheduled next month, and urged Islamist militants to "destroy their day of polytheism, spill their blood, beginning with their leaders".
On Sunday, he'll try to win a historic medal for Team U.S.A using the same technique that has proven effective for him so far. But everything fell apart in the final run as Loch looked a shell of his self, unable to control his line down the hill.
The Algerian saw a deadline day move to the opposing side fall through and he only returned to training with the club on Friday. And Puel claimed both he and the Algeria worldwide will not focus their efforts on the rest of the season without any issues.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Shabbos afternoon convened with Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman and IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Israel has struck weapons convoys destined for Hezbollah, which is fighting alongside Syrian forces, nearly 100 times since 2012.
He said National Transportation Safety Board officials were expected at the crash scene to begin investigating the cause. The four survivors were airlifted to a Nevada hospital while crews were recovering the three bodies, authorities said.
Parrot fell in his first two runs but nailed his third to bump McMorris out of the silver medal position with a score of 86.00. The top five highest-scoring teams from the short programs advanced to the free program round.
Leciester boss Claude Puel will be frustrated by the result, but the two players are at least a threat to any side in the country. From there, however, City took the control to which they have become accustomed this season, especially at home.
Neighbouring Bangladesh has agreed a timeframe with Myanmar for repatriating Rohingya people at a rate of 1,500 each week. Rohingya refugees sheltering in Bangladesh must be allowed to return to their homes in safety, Boris Johnson has warned.
Open conflict across the Syrian border is unlikely to be in the interest of either Israel or Iran-aligned forces at the moment. Israel launched air raids in Syria yesterday after one of its fighter jets crashed while under Syrian anti-aircraft fire .
However, the minister said Oxfam did "absolutely the wrong thing" by not reporting the detail of the incidents to the government. Asked by Andrew Marr whether she felt Oxfam's managers had failed in moral leadership, Ms Mordaunt said: "Yes, I do".
If Reich leaves as expected, Pederson likely would consider promoting running backs coach Duce Staley to offensive coordinator. Luck may still be on the mend from his shoulder injury, but landing Reich would be an outstanding hire for the Colts to make.
Canada might be ranked No. 2 by the International Ice Hockey Federation, but in its heart, the team feels its the one to beat. Greenway , 20, towers over the competition at 6 feet, 5 inches at 238 pounds and will be the biggest player on the USA team.
President Trump signs spending bill
Paul, a fiscal conservative , used procedural tactics to block the Senate from voting on the bill before the midnight deadline. In floor speeches Thursday night, Paul lambasted his fellow Republicans for supporting a bill that will worsen the deficit .
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If you ever pick up a pizza pie and don't finish it all in one sitting, we got some reheating instructions from a pro. Those items include everything from a medium two-topping pizza to an eight-piece chicken wing meal, and so much more.
Russia: Aircraft with 71 on board crashes near Moscow
Plane crashes are common in Russian Federation , where airlines often operate ageing aircraft in testing flying conditions. All 71 people travelling on a Russian plane which crashed near Moscow have been killed, according to Russian authorities.
Pakistan's Human Rights Champion Asma Jahangir Dies
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has expressed deep grief and sorrow over the sad demise of veteran lawyer Asma Jahangir. I don't care about the opinion of people who are bigoted. "Shocking to hear about the passing of this courageous woman".
Romero hammers Rockhold in Perth
Rockhold (16-4) applied the pressure in Round 1 in his attempt to break down his opponent and claim the interim belt. A bout Whittaker was the real prize, and courtesy of another highlight finish, Romero will be granted that chance.
Clemson Projected As A 3 Seed In March
Auburn's only losses this season have come against teams rated 17th (Texas A&M), 33rd (Alabama) and 39th in the RPI (Temple). Kansas was the sixth overall seed and part of a stacked West region that included Arizona, North Carolina and Purdue.
Could it return? Snow in Tri-City weather forecast. Maybe
The National Weather Service in Buffalo said travel may become hard due to mixed precipitation resulting in icy conditions. More than two dozen counties in IN have been placed under some sort of travel restriction due to snow and freezing rain .
US Killed Over 100 Pro-Govt Fighters in Syria
At least 100 militants affiliated with President Bashar al-Assad's regime were reportedly killed in the Coalition's attack. A US Navy F/A-18 shot down a Syrian regime Su-22 jet last June that had attacked US-backed forces on the ground.
England Edge Past Wales As Try Controversially Disallowed
I still think there are frailties within the England team despite their seven-try demolition of Italy in Rome on Sunday. Patchell was finding Twickenham a lonely place, and moments later he would drag a penalty attempt wide of the upright.
Klopp reveals how he's prepared Van Dijk for Saints return
Klopp, somewhat tongue-in-cheek, added: "There are a few more players [in the Premier League that played for Southampton ]". This is also something that's been compounded by the Reds allowing Daniel Sturridge leaving the club on loan.