Five Egyptian police were killed during a shootout with assailants in the northwest of the country, security officials said.
Egyptian police on Tuesday arrested five Islamist leaders who back Mohamed Morsi, two days ahead of protests their alliance has called to mark the first anniversary of his ouster, officials said.
A car bomb exploded near an Egyptian police building in the Suez Canal city of Ismailiya, killing one policeman and wounding 35 other people, security officials said.
Many women have said sexual harassment by ordinary Egyptian men is rife in Tahrir Square.
Israel`s defence minister Ehud Barak issued the apology after a joint Israeli-Egyptian investigation.
An Egyptian security official says police in the Sinai desert have discovered two large caches of weapons that were to be smuggled to Gaza.
Day in Pics: 24th October
Showbiz World - October 24, 2014
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