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Sources: the militants first used percussion drones against the Egyptian military in the Sinai

The Egyptian elite division on Saturday, January 20, was probably attacked in Sinai with a missile or projectile, released unmanned aircraft, according to Israeli blogger known as «Abu Ali» and was considered an expert on terrorist organizations in the middle East, citing Egyptian sources. The attack, which was wounded and carried out about 15 km from the border with Israel.

Sources close to the Bedouin tribes in the Sinai, saying that this operation, the militants of the «Islamic state» (most likely, we are talking about local group «wilayat Sinai»). If this is true, then we are talking about the first attack with the use of drones, carried out by ISIS in the Sinai.

The type of drone is not called.

According to «Abu Ali», in recent years some of the militants moved from Syria and Iraq into the Sinai Peninsula. Note that in Syria and Iraq, the militants and other groups have repeatedly used UAVs for reconnaissance missions and for attacking purposes.

Sources: the militants first used percussion drones against the Egyptian military in the Sinai 22.01.2018

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