Day 2: The Battle for Sinai | Six Day War - Part 6 of 12 | Unpacked
Egypt: War Crimes in North Sinai
clashes between ISIS and the Egyptian army In North Sinai
Who is ISIS in Sinai?
The Battle of the Sinai was one of the most consequential battles of the Yom Kippur war. An Egyptian attacking force that advanced beyond their line of defense at the Bar-Lev Line was repulsed with heavy losses by Israeli forces. This prompted the Israelis to launch Operation Abiray-Lev the next day, penetrating the Egyptian line of defense and crossing the Suez Canal.