ISIS Affiliate Turns on Egypt: 26 Killed, 26 Injured
The attack on Israeli positions, followed by the deaths of so many Egyptian troops, is an indication of how the beautiful and once-dreamy Sinai Peninsula—its Red Sea resorts attract up-market Jeep-riding desert tourists and scuba divers—can quickly ...
Egypt blames 'foreign hands' in Sinai attacks
Egypt Leader: 'Foreign Hands' Behind Sinai Attack
President Sisi says jihadists threaten Egypt's existence
Attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 33 security personnel
Egypt has offered to train anti-militant, pro-government Libyan forces while it tries to contain the Sinai insurgency. Security officials say Egyptian warplanes flown by Libyan pilots recently bombed militant targets in Libya. Thirty people were killed ...
New generation of archaeologists takes ancient Egypt into 21st century
Five years ago, if archaeologists digging up pharaonic ruins in Egypt found any human bones, they would usually throw them away. “Most Egyptian archaeological missions looked at human remains as garbage,” said Afaf Wahba, a young official at Egypt's ...
Egypt Declares Emergency in Northern Sinai
A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since ...
Egypt's Sinai in lockdown after bomb kills 30 troops
Egypt also announced it would close the Rafah crossing into the Gaza Strip, the only entry to the Palestinian territory not controlled by Israel. Witnesses told AFP that new security checkpoints were erected in Rafah and the north Sinai town of Sheikh ...
Egypt declares curfew in North Sinai after 33 soldiers killed
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has declared a state of emergency in the North Sinai hours after at least 33 soldiers were killed and 30 injured in two separate attacks. The state of emergency will last three months and include a curfew between ...
Authorities: At least 27 killed in terror attack in Egypt
(CNN) -- At least 27 Egyptian security personnel were killed in a car bombing in the country's Sinai region, according to the Egyptian state media agency Al-Ahram. At least 28 other people were injured in the attack, which took place at a checkpoint in ...
Bomb blast kills 23 in Sinai
Egypt Declares Emergency After Sinai Attack
Egypt Declares Emergency After Sinai Attack. One of the deadliest bombings in north Sinai for several months prompts Egypt to declare a three-month state of emergency. 21:36, UK, Saturday 25 October 2014. Play video. Video: Egypt Declares State Of ...
Egypt declares state of emergency in Sinai
Egypt has declared a state of emergency in the north and centre of the Sinai Peninsula after a suicide car bombing killed at least 31 soldiers. The measures will begin on Saturday at 03:00 GMT "for [a] duration of three months," President Abdel Fattah ...
Egypt imposes state of emergency in Sinai after attacks
Egypt has declared a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after at least 31 soldiers were killed in two attacks there. President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has declared three days of mourning in the wake of the suspected jihadist ...