1 week ago
Egypt- MoI raided militant cell's safe house in a farm in Qalyubia Governorate (just north of Cairo) which devolved into an exchange of fire during which 6 militants were killed. Firearms, IED making material and other equipment were confiscated
1 week ago
ISIS photo showing "Ghanima" (spoils of war) taken from the scene of the April 9 attack near al-Arish, North Sinai: an M2HB HMG with 2 ammo boxes, 2 Maadi AKS with 12 magazines, cell phones and other equipment
Egyptian Foreign Ministry: We are closely following developments in Sudan and support the choices of the Sudanese people
Egyptian Interior ministry announced that Daesh cell was eliminated in Al Arish, 11 members killed
testing confirmed that a platform voiceonline.net , intended to peacefully express dissent to the upcoming constitutional referendum in Egypt was blocked almost instantly by the state.
Egypt Reportedly Withdraws From US- Proposed MESA (Arab NATO) Alliance. Skipped last meeting in Saudi.
Egypt- Amaq report on ISIS attack causing 7 casualties, destroying a Humvee and damaging another vehicle near al-Arish, North Sinai
Egypt suspends Suez Canal crossing for Iranian oil vessels sailing to Syria.
: Today, it was my great honor to welcome President @AlsisiOfficial of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the @WhiteHouse.
U.S. senior administration official has warned Egypt against buying a Russian Su-35 multi-role air-defense fighters jet. The US official also pointed out that Egypt may be subject to CAATSA sanctions if the Su-35 is delivered to the EAF
1 week ago
U.S. Secretary of State department @SecPompeo: I thank the Egyptian President @AlsisiOfficial for his efforts in combating terrorism and standing against the activities of the "Iranian" government.
Amaq report an IED attack destroying an M-60 tank near al-Arish, North Sinai
Four policemen, three civilians killed and 26 injured in a suicide bombing in North Sinai: Ministry of Interior
Syria prime minister says Egypt prevented oil tankers heading to Syria to pass through Suez in past six months
ISIS in Sinai claims a suicide attack in Sheikh Zuweid, says the attacker (Abu Hajar al-Masri) detonated his explosive vest, killing/wounding 15 people, including a chief of Police and several officers.
4 Egyptian security officers, were killed and civilians injured in a bombing in Sheikh Zuweid city
Dead and wounded among Egyptian security forces in in an attack at market of Sheikh Zwaid
Terrorist element detonated himself in army forces securing Tuesday market in Al-Sheikh Zweid city. Sinai
Both @POTUS and @VP are concerned about the treatment of religious minorities in Egypt, says the senior administration official, adding this issue will continue to be raised.
"Terrorism is a very serious threat to Egypt's stability" and the US wants to expand the anti-terrorism partnership with Cairo, adds the senior administration official.
Meeting between Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit and Speaker of the House of Representatives Aqila Saleh in Cairo to discuss the developments of the crisis in Libya
2 week ago
Egypt- photos from the funeral of 1 of the 2 police officers who were killed (2 others wounded) this morning in a drive-by shooting attack in al-Nozha, northeast Cairo
Egypt to establish international airport in Ras Sudr resort city, southern Sinai Also I expect to build small air base attached to it, if this happened, thus will increase the Egyptian Air force presence in the Sinai within 3 airbases/airports for the 1st time since 1967s
Egyptian Foreign Minister: The crisis in Libya will be resolved through dialogue and consensus to express the will of the people
2 week ago
Construction work begins in the New Bir Al-abd city in northern Sinai After one week only of president Al-Sisi order to start the work there.
ISIS Islamic State claims that it destroyed military 4x4 vehicle, killing 3 , wounding 4 and capturing weapons and ammo from the Egypt-ian army in Rafah, Sinai, Egypt.
4 Palestinian fishermen arrested by Egypt off Gaza coast
2 week ago
Egypt's Armed forces is building three New Naval Bases to secure 3 important strategic directions: Ras Banas Naval Base in the Red Sea near the Southern Borders with Sudan; East Suez Canal Naval Base ; Gargoub Naval Base in Matrouh near the western Borders with Libya.
Hamas says it received from the Egyptian security delegation timetables of de-escalation process in Gaza
The Egyptian security delegation leaves the Gaza Strip for Israel, after meeting with the leadership of Hamas for more than 3 hours.