Intelligence: Over 10 Sinai Terrorist Cells Exposed Over Past 2 Months
The IDF has expressed concern over recent events emanating from the Sinai Peninsula, especially in the wake of the April 4 late-night rocket attack on Eilat.
Director of Military Intelligence Maj. Gen. Aviv Kochavi said on April 5 that, “Over 10 terrorist cells have been exposed and neutralized in the past two months, and the terror organizations continue to establish themselves and strengthen their grip [in Sinai].”
The military intelligence chief added that, “The Middle East is undergoing drastic changes. We have learned from experience that we must prepare to overcome the security threats and instability that will characterize the region in the coming years.”