Egypt`s Sisi denies role in Tripoli air raid

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday denied reports that the Egyptian air force carried out air strikes in Libya on Islamist militiamen around the capital`s airport.

Israel pulls out from part of Gaza, snubs Cairo talks

Israel on Saturday indicated that it may be scaling down its military offensive in Gaza and heading for a unilateral withdrawal as its troops pulled out from certain parts of the coastal strip, even as the Jewish state decided against attending fresh truce talks in Cairo.

Sisi says Egypt truce plan `real chance` to end Gaza clashes

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Saturday an Egyptian truce plan provided a "real chance" to end the Gaza conflict, stressing the need for its speedy implementation.

Egypt`s Sisi to skip Obama`s Africa summit

New Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will not attend an unprecedented gathering of African leaders.

Israel `must stop` Gaza ground operation: Abbas

Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas called on Israel to stop its ground operation in the Gaza Strip, saying it would cause more bloodshed and complicate efforts to end the conflict, Egypt`s official MENA news agency reported.

Sisi asks Egyptians to support his govt

Egypt`s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi on Monday asked people to support a recent decision to raise petrol prices, saying it is only with their participation that the government can accomplish the toughest tasks.

Sisi wishes jailed Al-Jazeera journalists not tried

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has said he "wished" the three jailed Al-Jazeera journalists including an Austrailian were deported and not put on trial, conceding that the high profile case had been damaging for the country.

Egypt`s Sisi `wishes` jailed Jazeera reporters not tried

Egypt`s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday said he "wished" three jailed Al-Jazeera journalists including an Australian had not been put on trial, conceding the case had been damaging, a newspaper reported.

Egypt`s Sisi says independence for Iraq`s Kurds would be `catastrophic`

Egypt`s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Sunday a referendum on the independence of Iraq`s Kurdish region would lead to a "catastrophic" break up of the country, which is facing an onslaught by Sunni Islamist militants.

Egypt`s Sisi says independence for Iraq`s Kurds would be ``catastrophic``

Egypt`s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Sunday a referendum on the independence of Iraq`s Kurdish region would lead to a "catastrophic" break up of the country.

Egypt Islamists call `day of anger` to mark Morsi ouster

Egypt`s Muslim Brotherhood called for a `day of anger` Thursday to mark the first anniversary of the military overthrow of president Mohamed Morsi, which unleashed a violent crackdown that all but crushed the Islamists.

At least five wounded in Cairo explosions: Sources

Four small bomb blasts wounded at least five people in Cairo during the morning rush hour on Wednesday, security sources said, the first such casualties in the capital since Abdel Fattah al-Sisi became president this month.

Egypt president pledges reprisals after palace blasts

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pledged "retribution" after two policemen were killed defusing bombs outside his palace on Monday, almost a year after he overthrew his predecessor.

Egypt`s Sisi in Sudan after Africa "terrorism" warning

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi landed in Islamist neighbour Sudan on Friday for what an analyst said would be an attempt to shore up a regional alliance against Islamic "terrorism".

Sisi urges anti-terrorism coordination on Algeria visit

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called for coordinated efforts to fight "terrorism" during a visit to Algiers on Wednesday, his first trip abroad since his election in May.

Egypt`s Sisi arrives in Algiers on first state visit

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi arrived in Algiers on Wednesday for his first trip abroad since being elected in May, official media reported.

String of small morning explosions in Cairo hurt eight

Eight people were hurt in northern Cairo when homemade explosive devices blew up at four metro stations and a courthouse on Wednesday morning in the first attacks in Cairo since Abdel Fattah al-Sisi became president earlier this month.

Egypt`s Sisi `will not interfere in judiciary` after Jazeera trial

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi said on Tuesday Egypt`s authorities "will not interfere in judicial matters" a day after three Al-Jazeera journalists were jailed for between seven and 10 years.

Australia pushes for pardon of Jazeera reporter

Australia on Tuesday urged Egypt`s new leader Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to issue a presidential pardon for Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste to prove to the world Cairo is on a path to democracy.

Egypt court sentences life term to 24 Islamists for killing Sisi supporter

The 24 Islamists, who killed a taxi driver for putting president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi picture in his car, were sentenced life in prison by an Egyptian court on Monday.