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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.

Nov 25, 2016, 17:52 PM IST

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.

Nov 05, 2016, 03:17 AM IST

26 militants killed in Egypt army raids

Twenty-six militants were killed on Monday as Egyptian army raided their hidehouts in some cities in the restive North Sinai as part of the military's campaign against terrorists.

Jan 04, 2016, 02:19 AM IST

13 militants killed, 388 arrested in Egyptian army raids

At least 13 militants were killed and 388 arrested in separate raids by the Egyptian army in the restive North Sinai governorate, army said on Wednesday.

Dec 31, 2014, 18:58 PM IST

One militant killed, 297 arrested in Egyptian army raids

At least one militant was killed and 297 others were arrested in separate raids by the Egyptian army in the restive North Sinai governorate.

Dec 27, 2014, 19:16 PM IST

7 militants killed, 15 arrested in army raids: Report

Seven militants were killed in army raids in North Sinai governate of Egypt, according to a local media report.

Oct 01, 2014, 06:37 AM IST

Egyptian army killed 26 militants in past one week: Army


Cairo: Twenty-six militants were killed and 84 others arrested in raids by the Egyptian army in the restive North Sinai governorate during last one week.

Sep 28, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

Egyptian army kills 4 militants in North Sinai

Four militants were killed and seven others arrested in a latest military raid carried out by the Egyptian army in the country's restive North Sinai area.

Aug 27, 2014, 05:49 AM IST

12 militants killed in Egypt: Official

Twelve militants were killed and eleven others arrested on Saturday in raids carried out by the Egyptian army in the country`s North Sinai area.

Jul 26, 2014, 20:15 PM IST

Masked gunmen fire on Army bus in Cairo, killing one officer: Army source

Masked gunmen opened fire on an army bus in Cairo on Thursday, killing one officer and wounding three soldiers, said a military source.

Mar 13, 2014, 14:06 PM IST

Blast at Egyptian Army building wounds four soldiers

A bomb exploded outside an Egyptian Army building north of Cairo on Sunday, wounding four soldiers, the Army said, in the second bomb attack on security forces in the Nile Delta in less than a week.

Dec 30, 2013, 00:09 AM IST

At least 14 killed, 130 wounded in Egypt bombing

At least 14 were killed and 130 wounded early Tuesday as a powerful explosion ripped through a security headquarters in Egypt`s Nile Delta city of Mansoura, reports said.

Dec 24, 2013, 06:35 AM IST

Egypt Islamists to hold demonstrations before Morsi’s trial

Pro-Morsi supporters on Thursday called for massive demonstrations daily before the trial of Egypt’s ousted president Mohammed Morsi on November 4.

Oct 31, 2013, 20:05 PM IST

Egypt clashes: Army fires tear gas to disperse Morsi supporters

In a way to prevent ousted President Mohamed Morsi’s supporters from protesting near Rabaa Square protest camp, Egypt forces on Sunday fired tear gas to disperse the protesters.

Oct 20, 2013, 18:50 PM IST

Muslim Brotherhood supporters hold fresh march in Egypt

Pro-Morsi supporters held protests in several regions of Egypt on Friday to demand reinstatement of ousted president Mohamed Morsi.

Oct 18, 2013, 21:48 PM IST

Egyptian Army kills 9 militants in Sinai offensive

Egyptian Army troops backed by helicopter gunships attacked hideouts of Islamic militants in Sinai on Tuesday, killing nine and arresting 10, a military official said. The latest raids raised the death toll from four days of operations to 29.

Sep 11, 2013, 01:16 AM IST

Egyptian troop column moves into the Sinai

A military official says Egypt is deploying new troops backed by tanks and other armoured vehicles to insurgent strongholds in the northern Sinai Peninsula.

Sep 07, 2013, 14:12 PM IST

Egypt judges recommend dissolving Muslim Brotherhood

A panel of judges has recommended the dissolution of the Muslim Brotherhood, Egypt`s largest Islamic political organisation, after it was accused of committing illegal acts, including murder, terrorism and sabotage.

Sep 03, 2013, 21:29 PM IST

11 Muslim Brotherhood members sentenced to life

Fifty-six members of Muslim Brotherhood were on Tuesday sentenced, including 11 to life imprisonment, by an Egyptian military court on charges of acts of "aggression" against the Army in Suez city last month.

Sep 03, 2013, 19:21 PM IST

120 killed in firing on Morsi supporters: Brotherhood

At least 120 were killed and some 4,500 injured when Egyptian troops opened fire on deposed President Mohammed Morsi`s supporters demanding his reinstatement, the Muslim Brotherhood said on Saturday.

Jul 27, 2013, 09:02 AM IST