Attacks on Troops in Egypt's Sinai Kill at Least 14
At least 14 people, mostly Egyptian policemen, were killed Sunday in separate operations when militants attacked a police station in the provincial capital of Egypt's northern Sinai, and detonated a roadside bomb against a passing armored vehicle ...
Two bomb attacks in Egypt's Sinai kill 13, wound dozens
Attacks in Egypt leave at least 12 dead
Egypt's Sinai Peninsula hit by deadly bomb attacks
New York Times
American Among Nearly 40 Sentenced to Life in Prison for Egypt Protests
New York Times
CAIRO — An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced an American citizen, Mohamed Soltan, to life imprisonment for supporting an Islamist protest against the military ouster of President Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood in the summer of 2013.
Egyptian court sentences Muslim Brotherhood leader to death
Egypt sentences Muslim Brotherhood leader, others to death
HRW: Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Verdicts 'Blatantly Unjust'
Workers toil away in Egypt's snowy-white limestone quarries
An estimated 45,000 people work in more than 1,500 quarries in Egypt, cutting and moving the bricks that will later be used in building construction throughout the country. Some of the limestone will also be powdered to be used by pharmaceutical and ...
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Egypt Says 'Show Me the Money!'
There was no hint, then, in mid-March, of the war that would pull Egypt into combat in Yemen less than two weeks later, nor of the mounting threats from ISIS-linked militants elsewhere in the Sinai Peninsula. This conference was supposed to be all ...
International Business Times
Egypt Police Says It Has Arrested Critical Journalist
Egypt has arrested a journalist on claims he is wanted in seven different cases — just days after he published a series of critical articles about the police. The country's Ministry of Interior announced Sunday in a statement on its Facebook page that ...
Egyptian Authorities Arrest Hussein Abdel Halim, Journalist Who Exposed Police ...
Egypt plays for nationalism on the squash courts
EL GOUNA, Egypt // When it comes to sport, Egyptians do not have much to cheer about on the international stage. Except, that is, for squash, where they are the world's best. Half of the current top ten men's players in the world are Egyptian. At the ...
Egypt Militants Behind Cairo Blast Name New Leader
The Egyptian militant group behind a deadly Cairo bombing earlier this week has appointed a new leader after his predecessor was killed in a police shootout, while a separate group operating in the Sinai Peninsula claimed the killing of two police ...
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Egypt's Nationality Laws are Sexist, Men Can Pass On their Nationality to ...
Global Voices Online
Egyptian Salma El-Daly had a rude awakening when she went to apply for a residence permit for her British husband in Egypt. While applying for his paperwork, she discovered that while Egyptian men could pass on their nationality to their wives ...
Egypt Hellfire Buy OK'd Amidst Yemen Strikes
WASHINGTON — An Egyptian procurement of 356 AGM-114K/R3 Hellfire II missiles has been cleared by the State Department, the first new procurement since the White House lifted a freeze on weapon sales to that nation. The sale also comes as Egypt ...
Hellfire missiles approved for Egypt
American Civil War vets found success, blame during unique service in Egypt
Turkey's Ottoman Empire ruled Egypt back then; its governor, the Khedive (or Viceroy) Ismail Pasha, wanted to modernize the land of the pharaohs and keep out the covetous British and French. “My country is no longer in Africa; we are now part of Europe ...