Sinai Liberation Day

Sinai Liberation Day

April 25
This legal holiday in Egypt commemorates the final withdrawal of Israeli troops on this date in 1982 under the 1978 Camp David agreement between Egypt and Israel to return the Sinai Peninsula to Egypt.
CONTACTS:
State Information Service, Egypt Ministry of Information
3 Al Estad Al Bahary St.
Nasr City, Cairo Egypt
20-2261-7304; fax: 20-2261-7308
www.sis.gov.eg/En
SOURCES:
AnnivHol-2000, p. 68

Celebrated in: Egypt

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The former president narrated events relating to the withdrawal of Israel from the Sinai Peninsula in 25 April 1982, in commemoration of the 33 rd anniversary of Sinai Liberation Day.
Egypt, in cooperation with its sisterly Arab countries, would not allow any foreign power to expand its influence or implement its schemes in the Arab region," Al-Sisi said in a televised speech to the nation on the occasion of the 33th anniversary of Sinai liberation day, which celebrates the final withdrawal of all Israeli military forces from the Sinai Peninsula in 1982.
The Lebanese songstress sang her heart out to support the country's tourism at a musical event celebrating Sinai Liberation Day .
During recent celebrations on Sinai Liberation Day (25 April), a bus belonging to the Sabbahi campaign visited El-Arish in the Northern Sinai Peninsula, where the Nasserist candidate met with local Bedouin tribesmen and young supporters.
But they're sticking to their land, hoping for a better future, especially after celebrating the Egyptian revolution and then their first Sinai Liberation Day without Mubarak.
In his speech on Sinai Liberation Day, Prime Minister Essam Sharaf told the Sinai tribes that they should engage in Egypt's political life as a whole and represent themselves and their issues to a higher institution, which the Minister said is going to be established, solely concerned with Sinai and its future.
All love and respect for them," said Commander of the Second Field Army General Sobhi Sedki on Sinai Liberation Day, stressing the importance of Sinai's tribes as an integral part of the community.
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In commemoration of Sinai Liberation Day, interim President Adly Mansour issued on Sunday a presidential decree pardoning a number of prisoners who have served over half their time in prison
Due on Friday, Sinai Liberation Day commemorates the withdrawal of all Israeli forces from the Sinai Peninsula in 1982.
Sinai Liberation Day was celebrated in style with singing stars from across the region at The Future University in Egypt on April 25 th .
He said he met with President Mohamed Morsi on Thursday during government proceedings for Sinai Liberation Day, and confirmed that he had met with many high-level government officials including Prime Minister Hesham Qandil and Minister of the Interior Mohamed Ibrahim.