Security forces crackdown on south Arish

The crackdown in Sinai continued on Saturday, south of Arish, as security forces combed the area in search of militants and weapon stores.
 
Security sources confirmed in a press statement on Saturday that the joint military-police operation in Sinai had continued with military aircrafts combing the region south of Arish in addition to troops and armored vehicles raiding suspected sites.
 
Preliminary evidence showed that a number of suspects in attacks on checkpoints and security sites have been arrested.
 
 
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm