Dozens of Egyptian police are killed in raid on suspected militant base
CAIRO — Dozens of Egyptian police were killed in clashes with militants in the country's western desert Friday, one of the deadliest attacks this year suffered by Egypt's security forces fighting persistent and spreading Islamist militancy. At least ...
54 Egyptian policemen killed in ambush during raid on militants southwest of Cairo
Dozens Of Egyptian Police Killed In Desert Shootout
Militants Kill Egyptian Security Forces in Devastating Ambush
Irish-Egyptian man freed after four years in jail in Egypt over protest
An Irish-Egyptian man detained in Egypt for more than four years on charges related to a 2013 Muslim Brotherhood protest in Cairo has been released. Ibrahim Halawa's release early on Friday, announced by his laywer, Darragh Mackin, came about a month ...
Egypt releases Egyptian-Irish after 4 years detention
Irish man finally released after four years in Egyptian prison for protesting against government
Ibrahim Halawa freed from jail in Egypt
The Hero of “The City Always Wins,” a Novel of Egypt's Stifled Revolt, Is a Real Political Prisoner, Alaa Abd El Fattah
Those instructions for the catapult are mentioned in “The City Always Wins,” a new novel by the British-Egyptian activist Omar Robert Hamilton who has drawn on his own first-hand experience of those days and what came next to produce a vivid chronicle ...
Egypt and IMF chart path to long-term prosperity
The programme includes fiscal consolidation through a reduction of costly subsidies, the flotation of the Egyptian pound, institutional restructuring and broadening the tax base. It is designed to make Egypt a more attractive, dynamic, and prosperous ...
More than 60 arrested as Egypt cracks down on gay community ...
CAIRO — A crackdown on gay people in Egypt intensified in recent days as security forces raided cafes in downtown Cairo and courts delivered harsh prison ...
Persecuted in Egypt, Christians aim for better life in York - SFGate
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A photo of a woman in Ragaa Thabet's living room hangs on the wall next to one of a pensive, bearded man — Pope Shenouda III of the ...
Statue of Egyptian Queen Unearthed Near Giza Pyramids
More than 4,000 years ago, ancient Egyptian artisans carved the likeness of a queen into a wooden statue and even bejeweled her highness with wooden earrings, according to a new discovery announced today (Oct. 18) by Egypt's antiquities ministry.
Archaeologists find part of 4000-year-old statue in Egypt
Ancient Egypt: 4,000-Year-Old Statue Of Pharaoh Queen Uncovered ...
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As Islamic State Loses Ground in Syria, Its Affiliate Strikes in Egypt
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The offshoot group, known as Sinai Province, mounted the attacks a few days after Egypt brokered a reconciliation deal between rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah. That deal followed an agreement by Hamas, which rules the Gaza Strip, to sever ...
How A Climate-Changing Volcano Helped The Roman Conquest Of Egypt
In 30 B.C. the last Pharaoh of ancient Egypt, the famous and beautiful Cleopatra, committed suicide after a series of disastrous defeats of the Egyptians by the Roman army, including the battle of Actium, when part of the fleet deserted. Soon after the ...
How ancient Egypt struggled with drastic changes in the climate ...
Volcanoes Helped Violent Revolts Erupt in Ancient Egypt
Ancient Egypt may have been brought down by volcanoes and ...