Militants Kill 5 at Roadblocks in Sinai Region
New York Times
CAIRO — Militants who set up checkpoints and scoured civilian cars for off-duty security personnel killed five soldiers and police officers in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula on Thursday, according to security officials. The attacks came despite a ...
Egyptian terrorists are linked to ISIS, YouTube message says
Terror attacks kill five, wound 16 across Egypt
Jihadism in Egypt
Egypt sailors missing after navy ship attacked in Med
Gunmen have attacked an Egyptian navy ship in the Mediterranean Sea, state media say, leaving five servicemen injured and eight more missing at sea. The vessel reportedly caught fire in the assault, some 70km (45 miles) off the northern port of Damietta.
Egypt navy vessels come under attack
'Terror' attack on Egypt naval boat leaves eight servicemen missing
'Terror' attack on Egypt naval vessel leaves 8 servicemen missing
New York Times
Car Bombs Explode Near Egyptian and UAE Embassies in Libya
New York Times
Egypt and the United Arab Emirates have backed the anti-Islamist faction. Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and their ally, Saudi Arabia, all see Libya as a central front in a broader regional war against the forces of political Islam — a fight that ...
Embassies of Egypt and UAE attacked in Libya
Bombs explode near Egyptian and UAE embassies in Libyan capital
Bombs Target Egypt, UAE Missions in Libya
Egypt reports attack on naval patrol
Egypt's state news agency is reporting that a naval patrol near one of the country's Mediterranean ports has come under attack from three boats, prompting an exchange of fire that wounded no sailors. A military official told the MENA news agency that ...
New Egypt Decree: President Can Deport Foreigners
Egypt's president issued a new decree Wednesday granting him the power to deport foreign defendants convicted or accused of crimes, a move that could allow him to free imprisoned journalists from the Al-Jazeera English satellite news channel. The ...
Egypt issues decree on foreign prisoners
Decree by Sisi Could Lead Egypt to Free Journalist
Egypt decree could lead to release of jailed Australian al-Jazeera journalist
'Terror' attack on Egypt naval vessel leaves 8 missing
Commenting on the attack, Mohamed Samir , the official Spokesman for the Egyptian Military, told Egypt's daily Youm Sabah : “In addition to what has been posted regarding the terror attack … the five servicemen who were injured during the attack have ...
Former Egyptian antiquities minister faces questions over theft from pyramid
The world's most famous contemporary Egyptologist, Zahi Hawass, has been summoned for questioning over claims that he helped three German hobbyists steal rock samples from inside Egypt's largest pyramid. Hawass denies the charges, saying “there is ...
Allegiance to ISIS: Egypt's Ansar Beit al-Maqdis Pledges Support
But the endorsement by Ansar Beit al-Maqdis draws the ISIS fight into Egypt, the United States' major ally in the region, and has the power to strengthen both extremist groups. Here's what you need to know about the Islamic State's newest best friend.
BP Egypt, partners to invest $240 million in Egyptian blocks
Oil & Gas Journal (subscription)
Block 8, Karawan Offshore, lies in the Mediterranean Sea on the northeastern part of Egypt's economic waters. The block is 220 km northeast and 170 km the northwest of Alexandria and Port Said, respectively. BP will have 50% equity and the block will ...
Largest US Business Delegation Ever Visits Egypt
Representatives from over 60 U.S. companies wrapped up Tuesday a two-day visit to Egypt described as the largest such delegation in history that aimed to explore potential businesses to boost the country's ailing economy. But critics say the visit ...
Egypt elections unlikely to deliver parliament that can check president's powers
Rubber-stamp assembly expected from Egypt vote