Special Sources from northern Sinai confirmed that the head of terrorist organizations in Rafah and Sheikh Zuweid Salim Salmi Said Al-Hamadeen killed, during a joint operation between Egyptian army forces and members of the Sinai Tribal Union Sunday evening.
The sources pointed out that the targeting of Al-Hamadeen was a joint operation between the Egyptian army forces and members of the Sinai Tribal Union on Sunday evening.
Egyptian media reported that Al-Hamadeen was a resident of the village of al-Jura, south of Sheikh Zuweid in the past, and was detained among the elements of the Taba and Sharm al-Sheikh bombings before the January 2011 revolution.
She added that he later went out and practiced terrorism and was the reason for the recruitment of many elements within the Jerusalem Organization, which later became ISIS.
It indicated that the dead terrorist was killed near the village of Al-Barth, south of Rafah, during an armed ambush by the operatives of Salim Al-Hamadeen’s car, the most dangerous and oldest of the Takfiri elements in Sinai.