A bad bet on Egypt's strongman
EVER SINCE Egypt's Abdel Fatah al-Sissi led a military coup against a democratically elected Islamist government three years ago, his apologists in the West, led by Secretary of State John F. Kerry, have hoped that he would launch economic reforms to ...
New York Times
Jailed by Egypt, Honored for His Photojournalism
New York Times
Mahmoud Abou Zeid, known as Shawkan, has been in Tora Prison in Cairo for more than 1,100 days. He has been detained without trial since he was arrested while photographing the deadly antigovernment protests that roiled Egypt in the summer of 2013.
The Times of Israel
At least eight security forces members killed in Egypt's Sinai
An Islamist insurgency in the rugged, thinly populated Sinai Peninsula has gained pace since the military toppled President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt's oldest Islamist movement, in mid-2013 following mass protests against his rule.
Car bomb attack kills 8 soldiers in Egypt's Sinai
Sinai checkpoint car bomb kills eight Egyptian soldiers
8 Soldiers Killed in Suicide Car Bombing in Egypt's Sinai
Trump's Crisis Nobody Is Talking About
SHEMBAB VILLAGE, Egypt — Every day Gamal, 48, roams his dirt-track village south of Cairo offering to do odd jobs for a pittance. Amid a deepening economic crisis in Egypt, he has been out of work for over a year and has five children to feed. The ...
Citi Sells 1st Egypt-Tied Notes Since 2010 After IMF Loan
Egypt Crisis: Medicine Shortages Rise As Currency Values Fall In Unstable Country
UN News Centre
Travel bans imposed by Egypt on human rights defenders 'choke' legitimate debate – UN expert
UN News Centre
24 November 2016 – Warning that Egypt's travel bans and other restrictions on the free speech of human rights defenders appear politically motivated to “choke legitimate and democratic debate, both within and outside,” the country, a United Nations ...
Rights groups condemn Egypt's travel bans on activists
Egypt unearths city and cemetery over 7000 years old
CAIRO — Egypt has unearthed a city and cemetery that are more than 7,000 years old, dating to its First Dynasty, in the southern province of Sohag, the Antiquities Ministry said Wednesday. The find could be a boon for Egypt's ailing tourism industry ...
Archaeologists find previously undiscovered Ancient Egyptian city
Ancient Egyptian city and graveyard dating back more than 7000 years uncovered by archaeologists
Egypt ancient city unearthed by archaeologists
Egypt's Sisi expresses support for Syria's military
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi says he supports the Syrian military - a position at odds with his country's Gulf benefactors such as Saudi Arabia. The former army chief, who has overseen a warming of ties with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ...
Lebanese newspaper: Egypt 'deploys pilots to Syria'
Egypt to hold mass trial of suspected Islamic State militants
Egypt Is Charting a New Economic Course
US says Egypt now 'safe' for tourists
Cairo - The Egyptian Tourism Ministry welcomed as “positive” the decision of the US Department of State to consider Egypt among the safe countries for travel and tourism, the ministry said in a press statement. The US Department of State published a ...
The New Arab
Egypt suspends sentence of writer convicted of insulting religion
The New Arab
"It is a clear signal that Egypt supports freedom of belief and expression," she added. The controversial "contempt of religion" crime has been an intense topic of debate among freedom advocates, who demand the abolishment of the charge, claiming it is ...
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Egypt writer Naoot's jail term reduced
Court issues reduced suspended prison sentence for Egyptian writer Fatima Naoot
Murdered head of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Egypt 'was an amazing mentor and friend'
CAIRO // Nevine Loutfy, the late head of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank's Egypt subsidiary, not only broke a glass ceiling for Egyptian women but also supported others to follow her lead, friends and colleagues said on Thursday. "Nevine was this person who ...
Egyptian importers nursing losses after currency float want a bailout
Egypt arrests suspected killer of top banker
Police arrest suspected killer of Egyptian CEO of Abu Dhabi Islamic bank