More than 100 dead as militants, Egyptian army clash in North Sinai

Egypt`s army said on Wednesday more than 100 militants and 17 soldiers were killed in simultaneous attacks on military checkpoints in North Sinai, in the most sustained fighting of its kind in years in the restive province.

Egyptian military kills 27 militants in the Sinai

Egyptian military air strikes killed 27 Islamic militants in Northern Sinai early on Friday, in one of the biggest security operations in the region months, security sources said.

Egyptian army arrests leading Sinai militant

Egyptian military arrested Friday a leading member of Al Qaeda-inspired Sinai-based Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis group in a raid on southern Arish city of North Sinai province, a security source said.

Egypt military court slaps jail term for Sisi leaks

An Egyptian military court on Thursday sentenced a member of a pro-Islamist information website to one year in jail over leaks involving ex-army chief Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, security officials said.

Egyptian military deploys troops, tanks around Cairo

Some of the tanks are located in the square of Rab`a al- Adawiyah in east Cairo where Islamists intend to stage massive protests on Friday in support of President Mursi, who would complete his one year in office this weekend.

‘Egypt’s military seeks to preserve political power`

Egyptian military rulers have planned to demand that the country`s next constitution must safeguard its political power and independence.

Women accuse Egyptian military of sexual assault

Women detainees and rights groups have accused Egyptian troops of sexual assault in latest crackdown on demonstrations.

Egypt court jails blogger for criticizing Army

The 26-year-old blogger has also refused to apologize to Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi.

Egyptian military closing Gaza tunnels: Officials

Israel-Egypt relations took a hit, when five Egyptian police were killed during a firefight between Israeli forces and fleeing militants.

Egypt forms panel to rewrite constitution; fires 2 officials

Egyptian military constituted a panel of legal experts to suggest amendments to the constitution.