Egypt pleas for help after deadly Sinai attacks
Egypt's foreign minister will contact ambassadors posted in the country to request additional security support two days after some of the worst anti-state violence claimed the lives of at least 33 soldiers. The soldiers were killed during an attack on ...
ISIS Affiliate Turns on Egypt: 26 Killed, 26 Injured
World View: Egypt in state of emergency after terrorist attack in Sinai
Egypt, after Sinai attacks, postpones talks on Gaza's future
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 ...
Attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 33 security personnel
ISMAILIA (Reuters) - Two attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula killed 33 security personnel on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst anti-state violence since Islamist President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year. The violence prompted ...
31 Egyptian Soldiers Are Killed as Militants Attack in Sinai
New York Times
EL ALAMEIN, Egypt — Two attacks on Egyptian military positions in the Sinai Peninsula on Friday killed at least 31 soldiers, according to security officials and the state news media. The first attack killed at least 28 soldiers, making it the ...
Egypt: 23 Sentenced Over Anti-Protest Law
Human Rights Watch
It's back to business as usual in Egypt, with the Egyptian government brazenly trampling on the rights of its citizens and Western governments supporting it. The Sisi government will clearly go to any length to crush domestic opposition, whether ...
Egyptian parties call for protest law amendment after activists jailed
Line Between Islamist Militants And ISIS Blurs In Egypt
In Egypt yesterday, at least 30 security forces were killed in the single deadliest attack on the Egyptian Army in decades. And today, Egypt's president vowed to go after the militants responsible. Officials worry that lines are blurring between ...
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 to ask allies for help after deadly Sinai attacks
At least 33 security personnel were killed on Friday in the Sinai Peninsula bordering Israel and Gaza, in an attack on a checkpoint that bore the marks of assaults claimed by Egypt's most active militant group Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis. In an e-mailed ...
Egypt: 29 killed as Sinai attacks target security forces
A suspected jihadist car bomb has killed at least 26 Egyptian soldiers at a checkpoint in Sinai, officials say. The attack took place near El Arish, the main town in the north of the restive peninsula. Three more died in a shooting in the town itself ...
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 ...