PM imposes curfew on some parts of North Sinai for 3 months
Wednesday، 16 January 2019 - 01:16 PM
Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli issued a decision imposing a curfew in some areas of North Sinai for three months.
The decision, published in the Gazette out Wednesday 16/1/2019, will be applicable in the areas from Tal Rafah in the eastern part of the Sinai peninsula to the international border, and from Al Awja till Mount Halal.
The 7:00 pm to 6:00 am curfew came into force as of Tuesday 15/1/2019.
The time of the curfew applies to the designated areas except for Arish and the international road where the curfew time will be from 1:00 am to 5:00 am.
The curfew decision will expire the day the state of emergency imposed by the president of the country by a presidential decree No 17/2019 ends.