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Nine policemen killed in Egypt blast

At least nine policemen were killed and 13 injured in an attack at a security checkpoint in Egypt`s North Sinai city, the media reported on Monday.

ISIS terror attack in Egypt's North Sinai; nine policemen killed, over 14 injured

At least nine policemen were killed and 14 others injured today when ISIS-linked suicide bombers rammed a garbage truck packed with explosives into an Egyptian security checkpoint, the latest attack in the restive North Sinai governorate.

ISIS terror attack in Egypt's North Sinai; nine policemen killed, over 14 injured

At least nine policemen were killed and 14 others injured today when ISIS-linked suicide bombers rammed a garbage truck packed with explosives into an Egyptian security checkpoint, the latest attack in the restive North Sinai governorate.

Truck bomb kills 8 police in Egypt`s Sinai

A truck bomb attack on an Egyptian security checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed at least eight policemen on Monday, officials and state media said.

Nine terrorists killed, 16 others injured as army foils attack in Egypt

Nine terrorists killed, 16 others injured as army foils attack in Egypt

At least nine terrorists were killed and 16 others injured as Egypt's army foiled an attack on a number of security checkpoints in North Sinai, military officials said.

Egypt frees 2011 revolution figure Maher

Egypt has released political activist Ahmed Maher, a leading figure in the 2011 revolt that toppled the government, after he completed his jail term, his lawyer and a security source said Thursday.

Egypt begins handing over MS804 crash victims' remains

Egypt begins handing over MS804 crash victims' remains

EgyptAir said today it had begun "overseeing the handover of the remains of the MS804 plane crew members" to their families.

US tops weapons sales globally for 2015, France in second spot

US tops weapons sales globally for 2015, France in second spot

Developing nations, including Pakistan, continued to be the largest buyers of arms in 2015.

Egypt`s Sisi, Trump agreed in call on UN Israel vote delay

Egypt agreed to postpone a UN Security Council resolution against Israeli settlements when US president-elect Donald Trump called President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the presidency said Friday.

Egypt executes top Islamist militant Adel Habara

A prominent Islamist militant, who had been convicted of murdering dozens of Egypt's security personnel, was executed on Thursday, state-run Ahram Online website reported.

Egypt executes convicted jihadist Adel Habara

Egyptian authorities today executed a jihadist convicted of involvement in a 2013 gun attack on police in the Sinai Peninsula, state media reported.

Qatar denies involvement in Cairo church attack

Qatar has denied any link with a Cairo church bombing that killed 25 people and accused critics of trying to sully the country`s name.

Egypt arrests four over deadly church blast

Egypt said Monday it had arrested four people suspected of involvement in a devastating bombing of a Cairo Coptic church, as grief-stricken mourners gathered for the funeral of the dead.

Israel urges Egypt to `fight terrorism together`

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday called on Egypt to "fight terrorism together" after a bombing killed 23 people in a Coptic Christian church in Cairo.

Islamic State threatens Egypt Sufis after claiming cleric murders

Islamic State threatens Egypt Sufis after claiming cleric murders

The Islamic State group has threatened Egyptian followers of the mystical Sufi strand of Islam after claiming it beheaded two of their clerics in its Sinai Peninsula stronghold.

Egypt denies military presence in Syria

The fighting in Syria has recently escalated in the war-torn city of Aleppo, killing dozens of people, as well as wounding and besieging many others.

As `caliphate` shrinks, Islamic State struggles in Egypt

As `caliphate` shrinks, Islamic State struggles in Egypt

It is impossible to ascertain the toll among jihadists, who do not disclose their deaths.
 

Egyptian Army Brigadier General killed by terrorists in North Sinai governorate

An Egyptian Army Brigadier General was killed on Friday by three terrorists outside his house in the country's North Sinai governorate, army spokesman said in a statement.

Islamic bloc says chief quits after mocking Egypt president

OIC Secretary-General Iyad Madani "has resigned for health reasons," the Jeddah-based organisation said in a statement yesterday, two days after Cairo condemned the comment that provoked outrage among Egyptians.

6 terrorists, 4 soldiers killed in Egypt's North Sinai

Three militant hideouts, two vehicles and three unlicensed motorcycles used by them in their attacks against police personnel were also destroyed, military spokesperson Brigadier General Mohamed Samir said in a statement.