|Egypt's military forces in Sinai|
After the shocking assault of Egyptian border guards close to Israeli border and the later attacks of militants Egypt incresed its military presence in the region after approval of Israel, which is needed under the Camp David peace treaty. The additional military and security forces were deployed in the region, and the massive offensive in attempt to neutralize the terrorist groups responsible for the attacks and to eliminate the militant and criminal activity in Sinai began. President Mohamed Morsy declared that he is leading the military operation, and it will continue until the situation will be stable.
During the special military operation of Egyptian armed forces nearly 20 terrorists were killed and six allegedly terrorists were arrested.