Security bodies have launched a large-scale crackdown in different parts of Sinai. The crackdown resulted in seizing a farm used for drug trafficking in Rommana region. During the crackdown, three individuals were apprehended in Beir El-Abd using automatic arms in attacking security men.
In a related development, security troops destroyed three tunnels and 15 oil fuel tankers in the vicinity of borders with Gaza. Security troops have managed to arrest two Palestinians who infiltrated into Egypt through borders with Gaza.
A sophisticated radio was seized in the possession of one of them. The two were referred to the prosecution for interrogation. Meantime, Egypt re-opened Rafah crossing in both directions in line with an agreement reached between the Egyptian and the Palestinian sides.