Egypt Arrests Militants Recruiting for IS Group
Egypt's state news agency says security forces have arrested four suspected members of a militant cell recruiting fighters for the Islamic State group in Syria. The MENA news agency reported on Sunday that the four suspects, all of Egyptian nationality ...
Egypt jihadist group releases video of beheadings
Wave of Patriotism as Egypt Raises $9 Billion for Suez Canal
Egypt Islamists claim to behead informants for Israel
Reining In Egypt's Military Aid
New York Times
Egyptian leaders have come to see the annual $1.3 billion American military aid package as an entitlement they are due in perpetuity for having signed a peace agreement with Israel in 1979. The United States has done little to disabuse them of that notion.
Erdoğan's biting language towards Egypt's Sisi costly for Turkey
Pro-junta Egyptian figures demand regime cut ties with Turkey
Egypt-Turkey spat continues as Cairo calls Erdogan's latest attack 'desperate'
Can Egypt's Crisis Help Clean Energy Gain Traction?
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi (front, center) joined a bicycle marathon last June in Cairo to promote low energy consumption. Fuel prices have gone up as the government rolls back subsidies that have contributed to Egypt's economic crisis.
Report: IMF to Attend Egypt's Investors Conference
The head of the International Monetary Fund said in remarks published Sunday that the world body will attend an investment conference in Egypt in February during which authorities hope to raise billions of dollars to revive the country's battered economy.
Egypt extremist group releases video of beheadings
Ma'an News Agency
CAIRO (AFP) -- An Egyptian extremist group released a video Sunday showing the execution of four men, including three being beheaded, accused of spying for the army and for Israel's Mossad intelligence service. It is the second time such gruesome ...
Egypt's police uncovers IS recruitment cell: MENA
A police official told Egypt's state news agency MENA that members of the cell have confessed, and that the cell is comprised of eight people, four of whom are currently in Syria, where IS operates. Suspects from the cell are currently jailed pending ...
Christian Science Monitor
Jihadists threaten Eid attack in Egypt. Can group reach beyond Sinai base?
Christian Science Monitor
Ansar Bayt el-Maqdis, the deadliest of Egypt's jihadist groups, is said to be in touch with the Islamic State. It has been largely hemmed in by the army in the Sinai, where the army says it recently killed one of its commanders.
Egypt army kills militant commander in Sinai: security sources
Egypt's Top Activist Sentenced to Month in Prison
Military officials say soldiers kill a top militant amid clashes in Egypt's ...
Islamic State recruiters arrested in Egypt
Islamic State, which has declared a cross-border caliphate in Iraq and Syria, has attracted a following among Egyptian Islamists on social media sites. Egyptian security sources estimate that up to 8,000 Egyptians are fighting abroad with militant ...
Egypt militant group releases video of beheadings
Egypt militant group releases video of beheadings. Victims were accused of spying for Israel and the Egyptian army. AFP; Published: 21:15 October 5, 2014; Gulf News. Cairo: An Egyptian militant group released a video on Sunday showing the execution of ...
Health of Egypt Activist on Hunger Strike Worsens
Ahmed Douma — one of the icons of Egypt's 2011 uprising that toppled long-time autocrat Hosni Mubarak — is serving a three-year prison sentence for violating a law banning street protests without police permits. He launched the hunger strike along ...