Egypt: Attempted attack on military post foiled
Egypt faces threats from multiple insurgent factions, including the ISIS affiliate in Sinai that the military says killed at least 17 soldiers in a July 1 assault there. Officials from several branches of Egypt's security forces previously told The ...
Egypt Army Says It Foils Attack on Road to Red Sea Coast
Egypt to revise anti-terror media law: MENA
Egypt's cabinet on Wednesday agreed to remove the threat of jail under Article 33 of the law, but replaced it with a heavy fine, the MENA news agency reported. "The cabinet has agreed... to remove the prison sentence under Article 33 and replace it by ...
Egypt to revise anti-terror media law: reports
Special Report: Bedouins drawn into Egypt's Islamist fight
The kidnappers – who had identified themselves as Sinai Province, the most lethal Islamist group in Egypt – vanished. But the following day, villagers found the 32-year-old woman's body nearby "with two gunshots in the head and a cut through her neck," ...
Bedouins drawn into Egypt's Islamist fight
Egypt renames deadly protest site after slain prosecutor
Cairo - Egypt's cabinet decided on Wednesday to rename a Cairo square where police killed hundreds of Islamist protesters in 2013 after the country's top prosecutor, who was assassinated last month. Rabaa al-Adawiya Square is to be called Hisham ...
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Rabaa El-Adawiya square named after Egypt's slain top prosecutor
Egyptian terrorism bill a 'deadly blow to human rights'
Human rights groups have accused Egyptian authorities of widespread violations since the army toppled Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in 2013 after mass protests against his rule, and say the government has rolled back freedoms won in the 2011 ...
Amnesty International describes Egypt's draft terrorism law as "latest tool to ...
Egyptian terrorism bill a 'deadly blow to human rights': Amnesty
Yemenis over 50 years old to enter Egypt without visa
Earlier this week, Yemeni Vice President and Prime Minister Khaled Bahah visited Cairo and met with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi. Bahah signed a number of memorandums of understanding with Egypt's Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab, including ...
The two-sided attitude of Egyptian patriotism: Israel and the Muslim Brotherhood
Last week, Sheryan decided to attack the Arab media, which accused Egypt of military and intelligence cooperation with Israel and even charged that Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi's rise to power “was the greatest military miracle ever to ...
Egypt forces foil bomb attack on military checkpoint
The attacker riding an explosives-laden vehicle tried to hit the site on the highway between the capital, Cairo, and Suez, the spokesman added. The Egyptian soldiers responded to the attempted terrorist attack by destroying the vehicle and killing the ...
Egypt cracks down on popular preacher over 'political' sermon
Egyptian constitution needs time to be effective: Sisi
Al-Sisi defends anti-terror law, renews parliament promise
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Soaring prices take away from Eid joy in Egypt
Middle East Eye
Prices have soared in Egypt in recent months, as authorities have devaluated the pound against the US dollar. According to the Cairo Chamber of Commerce, prices of clothes have risen by 20 to 30 percent. "The soaring prices have prompted many families ...
Authorities Issue Important Alerts For Eid Al-Fitr Vacationers In Egypt
Eid Al-Fitr starts in Egypt on Friday
Ben Kingsley, Avan Jogia bring ancient Egypt to life in 'Tut'
It's a dramatized story of the famous Egyptian Pharaoh, who is played here by 23-year-old Canadian Avan Jogia. Academy Award winner Ben Kingsley plays Tut's closest (and in some ways equally ambitious) adviser, Vizier Ay. On the whole, I'd say that Tut ...
TV Review - Visit ancient Egypt with Ben Kingsley in "Tut"