On the evening of March 16, Egyptian media reported that Egyptian air force strikes at facilities located in the North of the Sinai Peninsula.
Twitter 24 NEWS reported that strikes are in the area of human settlements Rafah and Sheikh zuveyd.
عاجل #سيناء24 يحدث الان: دوي انفجارات عنيفة مع مكثف تزامنا تحليق لطائرات واُخرى حربية بدون طيار فوق مناطق جنوب الشيخ زويد ورفح #سيناء
— سيناء 24 NEWS (@newsinai24) 16 Mar 2017
Inhabitants of settlements of the Sinai Peninsula say they saw in the sky a few drones.
However, Israelis living in settlements in the Western Negev, reported distant explosions. Rather, their source is located on the Sinai Peninsula.